'Land of Dreams': a space for newcomers to grow crops and respect Indigenous roots

The 30-acre plot of land is located in southeast Calgary Hala Ghonaim · CBC News · Posted: May 19, 2020 5:00 AM MT | Last Updated: May 19, 2020 The Land of Dreams is a space for Calgary newcomers to rekindle with their roots while...
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Local Immigrant Worker Surprised At Reaction To Cargill Covid Cases

    Category: Local News Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020 23:00 Written by Russell Skeet   One local, who deals with immigrants and their issues, isn't happy with how others are treating workers from the Cargill ...
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COVID-19: Calgary organizations support recent immigrants through coronavirus troubles

Olivia CondonPublishing date:Apr 03, 2020  •  April 3, 2020  •  4 minute read   It has been about three weeks since Azeb Terefe and her daughters, Bezawite Baye, 16, and Selamawite Baye, 13, immigrated to ...
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Compelling Calgarians: Fariborz Birjandian

Rita Mingo  •  For the Calgary HeraldPublishing date:Jan 02, 2020  •  January 2, 2020  •  2 minute read   No one knows the plight of refugees better than Fariborz Birjandian. When ...
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Learn more supporting the mental health of newcomer families and children in rural areas

A promising practice for how service providers can support the post-migration needs of newcomer children in schools; An evidence snapshot for meeting the mental health needs of immigrant, refugee, ethno-cultural and racialize...
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Christmas Fund: Refugees escaping horrific trauma find hope in Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

VALERIE FORTNEY Updated: December 12, 2018 Less than a year after arriving in Calgary, Shahla Murad and Hasan Kheder are not only prepared for another Canadian winter but are also filled with excited anticipation — for one very special reason. “Our b...
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