Feature Stories

Proyecta 10,000: Mexican interest in BC on the rise

JUNE 30, 2017     Source: Chantal Moore

In 2015, the government of Mexico established Proyecta 10,000, which aims to support 10,000 Mexican students, teachers and researchers to study in Canada by 2018. The initiative resulted from conversations that ...

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.