Connect with people who pursue a global citizenship perspective in their lives and the work that they do to exchange ideas and develop contacts, and learn from each other.
BCCIC actively works to bring individuals and groups together with common goals. As a membership based network group, we recognize that the creation of sustainable solutions for a better world will require the contribution and collaboration of a diversity of people, communities, groups, and sectors.
Why Join a Network? It is hard to explain the importance of a network given the complexity and abstraction of networking. Organizations are made up of individuals who come together with a united vision to work toward a common goal. Perhaps their interest is in building a school or orphanage; perhaps it is tackling social […]
Written by Diane Connors, Communications Officer at the BC Council for International Cooperation The room in the Vancouver Public Library filled quickly with excited voices as volunteers put finishing touches on placards going up around the room. Large colourful squares with icons and words on them read things like “No Poverty,” “Affordable and Clean Energy,” […]
A connection made at BCCIC turned into a beautiful moment in Morogoro, Tanzania. Linda Ryder and Lonny Chen instantly connected at 2016’s BCCIC AGM through their love of Tanzania and the Kiswahili language. One year later, they met again when Linda’s Team Tanzania 2017 from For the Love of Africa (FTLOA) Society visited Lonny’s Morogoro […]