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May 31

Amnesty International said Tuesday that more than 1.2 million Afghans have been forced to flee their homes due to violence in the past three years and urged the Kabul...

May 31

The Surrey Immigrant Integration Strategy 2016-2019 was presented to and adopted by Surrey Council and Mayor at the May 30th Council meeting. The Strategy was developed based...

May 20

On Wednesday, the Pew Research Centre in the U.S. published an interactive tool that tracks the makeup of immigrant populations around the world using data from the United...

May 18

As processing of Syrian refugee cases continues, to date, Canada has welcomed 27,190 Syrian refugees as part of the #WelcomeRefugees initiative (from November 4, 2015, to May...

May 16

The Canadian government said it "can and must do better" when it comes to taking care of immigration detainees after Toronto refugee advocates repeated warnings that sick and...

May 9

Request was sent by an SFU professor to the Surrey LIP members and partners. Below is an extract from the email:

This an an opportunity for those of you who run programs...

May 6

They’ve only been in Canada for a few months, and have little money or possessions, but a group of Syrian refugees in Calgary has launched a donation drive to help support...

May 3

The Liberal government’s recently announced immigration strategy is a welcome first step to re-balancing the program, say several experts.

“We are thrilled,” says Debbie...

May 2

With Canada's economy still stuck in what is best described as neutral, you would think Canadian workers would be clamoring to scoop up what are reported to be scarce jobs...