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Canadian Immigration Summit: Immigration in an Evolving World of Work

Thursday February 20, 2020 | by Chiedza Pasipanodya

UPDATE: In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, The Conference Board of Canada has made the decision to postpone the Canadian Immigration Summit, originally scheduled for May 13 and 14, 2020. The health and safety of conference delegates, speakers, staff, and partners come […]

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Leveraging Skills as a Pathway out of Displacement

Wednesday January 22, 2020 | by Zara Khan

There is a stereotypical image attached to the refugees that they’re a vulnerable group who need continuous support to do better in life. However, this is not always true. The reality is that there are many refugees who are skilled, as well as […]

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Addressing the Career Preparation Needs of Survivors of Torture

Tuesday January 21, 2020 | by Lisa Levi

The Career Development Program (CDP) of the Boston Center for Refugee Health and Human Rights’ (BCRHHR) is designed to assist clients who face the challenge of having to build a new life and career in the U.S. while also trying to heal from […]

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Eight New Communities Join the 2020 Skilled Immigrant Integration Program

Monday January 6, 2020 | by Morris Ardoin, APR

Buffalo, N.Y., Salem, Ore., Atlanta, Tulsa, Okla., Cincinnati, and the states of New Jersey, Nevada, and Indiana to get customized training from WES Global Talent Bridge and our partners Eight communities around the country have been selected to receive customized technical assistance, engage […]

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Vocational and Educational Support Crucial for Skilled Immigrant Success

Thursday November 21, 2019 | by Lisa Levi

INVEST, an initiative of Knoxville Internationals Network (KIN), has recently relaunched under the new leadership of Judith Kimsey. Formerly housed in Tennessee Immigrant Empowerment Solutions, KIN took ownership of the program in 2017. The acronym stands for Internationals’ Network for Vocational and Educational […]

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