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2021 Provincial Training Conference
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Thursday, October 14 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Temporary foreign workers: current issues and resources

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https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81224462078

MWC Staff Lawyers Natalie Drolet and Ravneet Riar will present a webinar on the following topics: updates to temporary immigration public policies during the COVID-19 pandemic, the vulnerable worker open work permit program, and pathways to permanent residency for temporary foreign workers. The webinar will also provide a brief overview of Employment Standards in BC with a discussion of promising practices for preparing complaints for temporary foreign workers.


Speakers
avatar for Ravneet Riar (she/her)

Ravneet Riar (she/her)

Staff Lawyer, Migrant Workers Centre
Ravneet is a staff lawyer at the Migrant Workers Centre where she focuses on immigration, employment and human rights law. As an immigrant herself, she is committed to using the law to amplify the voices and stories of marginalized communities. She has an LLM from the University of... Read More →
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Natalie Drolet (she/her)

Executive Director-Staff Lawyer, Migrant Workers Centre BC Society
Natalie joined MWC as Executive Director – Staff Lawyer in 2014. Her legal practice focuses on the areas of immigration law and employment law, and she has represented migrant workers before all levels of court in BC. Before joining MWC, she served as the Staff Lawyer for a multilingual... Read More →


Thursday October 14, 2021 1:00pm - 3:00pm PDT
Zoom Meeting