Canada’s business and post-secondary leaders face many challenges. Working together to solve these challenges is more critical than ever and will strengthen Canada’s economy along the way. BHER is a convener and connector, bringing people together to create: A thriving Canada where everyone has an opportunity to reach their potential.
Enriching the WIL ecosystem with five partners that empower equity-deserving and international students
The Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER) is pleased to announce five new work-integrated learning (WIL) partnerships. With generous support from the Government of Canada, leading Canadian employers and post-secondary institutions will increase access to work experience for equity-deserving and international students across Canada. As part of BHER’s commitment to ensuring that every post-secondary student in Canada gets access to WIL, we work closely with partners to support students who have traditionally faced unique barriers to accessing meaningful work experience, including Indigenous people, people with disabilities, visible minorities, minority language students, and international students. More than 3,000 students will gain...