Free Webinar: Preventing and Responding to Labour Trafficking in BC
Date & Time: August 7, 2020 - 10:00 – 11:30 am
You are invited to attend a free training facilitated by the Migrant Workers Centre (MWC), in partnership with the BC Office to Combat Trafficking in Persons.
This training will raise awareness and provide information and resources about labour trafficking and exploitation of vulnerable migrant and temporary foreign workers in BC. Participants in the training will gain an increased awareness of labour trafficking and how best to assist and support workers experiencing victimization.
Topics to be covered include:
- how to recognize cases of labour exploitation and trafficking;
- protection mechanisms, including vulnerable worker open work permits and temporary resident permits for victims of trafficking;
- civil remedies, such as employment standards complaints and human rights applications;
- resources available to migrant workers and service providers.
To register, please email [email protected]