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May 10, 2017

One of the leading immigration platforms of the Liberal government's 2015 election campaign was to restore the age of dependent children to "under the age of 22".

The...

May 08, 2017

On May 4th, Ethan Vanderleek, Connie Waterman and Jamil Popatia of the Surrey Interfaith Council discussed their involvement with interfaith work with Vancouver Co-op Radio's...

May 08, 2017

The call for entries for the PLURAL + Youth Video Festival is now open!

PLURAL + is a youth-produced video festival which encourages young people to explore migration,...

May 05, 2017

As of May 1, 2017, eligible citizens of Romania, Bulgaria, and Brazil are no longer required to obtain a...

May 03, 2017

The fruits of an annual effort to make and ship quilts and clothing items to poverty-stricken countries are on display through May 14 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in South...

May 01, 2017

When they reach Canadian soil, gay refugees fleeing repressive, homophobic regimes face a maddening challenge. Fearing being beaten, jailed, tortured or killed in their home...

April 30, 2017

Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Canada admitted tens of thousands of Vietnamese refugees, many with the support of families, churches and community groups across the country....

April 29, 2017

The Fresh Voices Awards recognize the inspiration and leadership of immigrant and...

April 24, 2017

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) praised Canada today for providing solutions to the plight of a record 46,700 refugees through their...