Feature Stories

The Pacific Alliance Roundtable: Building BC’s relations with Mexico, Chile, Peru and Colombia

MAY 10, 2017     Source: Chantal Moore

On April 24, 2017, the BC Council for International Education and Global Affairs Canada co-hosted a roundtable in Vancouver, BC on the topic of strengthening education cooperation between BC and the Pacific ...

BCCIE mission to Mexico brings new opportunities 

MARCH 8, 2017     Source: Alan Schroeder

From January 29 – February 5, 2017, BCCIE’s Alan Schroeder, associate director, external relations and Alfredo Moros, coordinator, programs and events, visited Mexico’s three largest metropolitan ...

Opinion: International students are part of BC’s trading economy

FEBRUARY 27, 2017     Source: The Vancouver Sun

Read the op-ed written by BCCIE's Executive Director on the positive benefits of international students in BC. 

BC economy benefits from boom in international student enrolment

FEBRUARY 27, 2017     Source: Chantal Moore

For immediate release Feb. 27, 2017 VANCOUVER – International Education continues to benefit the province, contributing over $3.5 billion in international student spending to the BC economy and creating over ...