British Colombia diocese urges Canadian government to let in more refugees

Posted Feb 10, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Diocese of British Columbia has called on the government of Canada to increase its targets for refugee resettlement to allow at least 7,000 more refugees to enter the country this year.  In a statement, the diocese noted that Canada has set a target for 25,000 refugees to be resettled in 2017, compared to the previous year’s target of 44,800.

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