First Call Letter Urges Burnaby School District to Establish Sanctuary Schools

We have heard from many of our member organizations about families who fear enrolling their children in school for fear of being asked to disclose their lack of immigration status. This results in the denial of their children’s right to education, a right Canada and BC committed to uphold through signing the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Read more at: http://firstcallbc.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Burnaby-Sanctuary-Schools-Letter-FirstCall-2015-04.pdf