February 9, 2016
#Startland aims to help refugees get a toe hold in tech | CBC news
Written by kozak
Grass roots movement bringing together training, equipment and workspace to help refugees find work
It might not be the first thing on their minds when arriving in Vancouver but once Syrian refugees start looking around for opportunities — perhaps in B.C.’s hot tech sector — an initiative called #Startland will be there for them.
#Startland bills itself as “an independent, grassroots initiative working to support refugees with the equipment, training and workspace they need to thrive in the Vancouver startup scene.” | Read the full story on CBC News