Advocacy and Public Policy

Whose Quality of Life Is It?

By Queenie Choo
The Walrus Talks: Quality of Life
Vancouver, BC
June 2, 2016

Quality of life can mean different things to people of different ages and socio-economic backgrounds. Queenie Choo, CEO of S.U.C.C.E.S.S., talks about the factors and social determinants that impact individuals’ quality of life and the role that Canada plays in health promotion.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3DvWtjfxnA

 

Beyond the Keys to a Successful Welcome

By Queenie Choo
The Walrus Talks: Cities of Migration
Surrey, BC
September 29, 2016

The integration of newcomers – immigrants and refugees – is a gradual and important process. Newcomers make tremendous economic, social and cultural contributions to our community, and are essential to the continued growth of Canada. Queenie Choo, CEO of S.U.C.C.E.S.S., talks about the longer-term components and programs that are needed to ensure the successful integration of newcomers beyond initial welcome initiatives.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cc4YqKTZBg

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