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December 22

Canada's minister of immigration and citizenship says the country's resettlement program for Syrian refugees could double its intake by the end of next year to 50,000.

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December 21

As Canada opens its doors to thousands of Syrian refugees, advocates are asking Canadians to also consider welcoming those fleeing other conflicts and persecution.

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December 21

When Muzon’s family fled the war in Syria in early 2013, they briefly considered leaving her behind. The bright 14-year-old had been studying hard all year for her grade-nine...

December 15

The Surrey LIP, in partnership with Fresh Voices, Vancouver Foundation, is hosting a full day consultation with Surrey immigrant/refugee youth in January 2016.

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December 14

The federal government won’t make the 25,000 Syrian refugees it has promised to resettle over the next three months repay the costs of their transportation and medical exams....

December 14

Canada's business community needs to step up to help fund the resettlement of 25,000 Syrian refugees, said John McCallum, the minister of immigration, refugees and citizenship...

December 7

As the federal government ramps up efforts to take in thousands of Syrian refugees, Ottawa has confirmed it will not ask displaced migrants from the war-torn country to pay...

December 3

A Vancouver credit union is making a strong economic case for accepting Syrian refugees as B.C. prepares to welcome 2,500 of them by the end of February 2016.

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December 3

As Canada prepares to welcome 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the year, the B.C. government says rapid response teams will be ready to jump into action.

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December 3

So far, British Columbians have applied to privately sponsor about 220 Syrian refugees, according to new numbers released by the federal government. 

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