Lobbying Activity Report


Organization: Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service Agencies of BC
Associated registration: 7220-3739-9
Lobbying Activity date: 2021-05-06
Arranged a meeting: No
Posted date: 2021-05-14

In-house lobbyists who participated in the lobbying activity: Katie Crocker
Senior Public Office Holders who were lobbied in this activity: Rachel Holmes, Assistant Deputy Minister
Immigration Services and Strategic Planning, Municipal Affairs
Subject Matter of the Lobbying Activity
Specific Topics of Lobbying Communications Intended Outcomes Associated Subject Matters
Provided Rachel Holmes, the new ADM of Immigration Services and Strategic Planning with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs with a backgrounder document that introduces the immigrant and refugee settlement sector in BC and provides insights on key opportunities for the provincial government to strengthen BC’s economy and society through improved settlement and language supports to newcomers.
Our recommendations for key opportunities for strategic provincial investment fall under six key areas:
1.Centering the Settlement and Integration Sector in the consultations regarding StrongerBC recovery plan
2.Creating a provincial Ministry of Immigration, Multiculturalism and Anti-Racism to ensure the successful integration of all newcomers
3.Supporting the Transition from Temporary Residence to Permanent Residence
4.Supporting the Contributions of All Newcomers
5.Promoting Multiculturalism and Anti-Racism
6.Supporting Lasting and Meaningful Reconciliation Supporting Front-Line Workers in the Agricultural Sector
  • Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy, directive or guideline of the government of British Columbia or a Provincial entity
Advanced Education, Agriculture, Arts and Culture, COVID-19, Children and Families, Finances and Budgets, Health, Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, Labour/Labour Relations, Mental Health and Addictions, Municipal Affairs, Non-Profit Organization, Tourism
Senior officer who filed this Lobbying Activity Report: Katie Crocker
The above name is that of the most senior paid officer who is responsible for filing a Lobbying Activity Report for the organization (the Designated Filer), whether that person participated in this lobbying activity or not.

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