Groups demand end to deportations

Press Release

Vancouver – Today, on June 16 International Domestic Workers Day, local caregivers and their advocates will hold a rally at the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) office in Downtown Vancouver to highlight their call to end “Project Guardian”, a program that conducts raids and deportations of foreign caregivers.

The groups will also launch a petition and use the hashtag #EndProjectGuardian to deliver their message about the need to stop this government practice of targeting and criminalizing caregivers.

“End Project Guardian” Rally

Thursday, June 16

5pm to 6pm

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Office

Corner of Georgia and Hamilton Streets

Vancouver, BC

Rally organized by Migrante-BC and the West Coast Domestic Workers Association