March 20, 2020
Support international students in B.C. amid COVID-19 by signing this change.org petition.
The petition mentions, that “amid the contagion, hundreds of thousands of international students across Canada are left vulnerable. While the Federal and B.C. governments have announced a stimulus package to support citizens, it is silent on assistance and funding for more than 155,000 international students in the province.”
The request is straightforward:
Appeal to the Federal and Provincial governments to take action now and support international students, regardless of their immigration status. Students are calling for a strong, definite plan of support in terms of the following:
Sign the petition here.