Press Releases

  • BCCIC Calls for Clarification on 1.5 Degrees

    ***For Immediate Release*** BCCIC Calls for Clarification on 1.5 Degrees December 10, 2015 (3:00 pm, Paris, France) – The British Columbia Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) is calling upon the Government of Canada to immediately clarify its policy direction after the conclusion of tomorrow’s climate meeting in Paris. “We recognize and commend Minister McKenna’s position […]

  • An Open Letter to Minister Bibeau from the Inter-Council Network

    The Inter-Council Network of Provincial and Regional Councils for International Cooperation (ICN), of which BCCIC is a part and current network host, has collectively written an open five point letter to The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie addressing key areas for the international development sector moving into the coming years. Download […]

  • An Open Letter to Trudeau: Real Change Means Real Action

    Inter-Council Network of Provincial and Regional Councils for International Cooperation (ICN), of which BCCIC is a part and current network host, has collectively written an open five point letter to Mr. Justin Trudeau addressing key areas for the international development sector moving into the coming years. Download letter

  • BCCIC on Vancouver Island to meet with civil society on new UN Goals

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE What now? Vancouver Island civil society meets to discuss, take action on new UN Goals October 26, 2015,Victoria, BC – Groups and individuals from all over Vancouver Island will come together this week in a series of roundtables to explore potential for partnership and collaboration on global issues. Inspired by new global […]