The World University Service of Canada in partnership with Camosun College invites Vancouver Island tourism and hospitality businesses to participate in the HIRES program and champion a unique employment-linked sponsorship pathway for work-ready refugees.

The HIRES program provides employment opportunities for trained refugees that have the personal ambition, skills, and capacity to work, but are often prevented from accessing legal employment opportunities in refugee hosting countries.  To learn more about this important program contact Eliza Seaborne, HIRES Senior Program Officer at  or read this bulletin.