Check out: "Nov 07, 2022 Immigration Weekly"

Posted on Thursday November 10, 2022

Check out: "Nov 07, 2022 Immigration Weekly"  for the latest events, information and resources related to COVID-19 and immigration in Waterloo Region. Find out about:

Immigration Partnership News
-Increasing Immigration: Benefits and Challenges
-Webinar for Employers: Business Growth Series: Is your Team Quietly Quitting?

Community Partner Highlights
-Immigrant Services and Interpretation Open

Afghan and Other Refugee Integration Updates
-Supporting Afghan and Other Refugee Resettlement in Waterloo Region
- In Solidarity with Ukraine
- $50,000 donation in support of Ukrainians fleeing war in Waterloo Region
- Growing wave of unaccompanied minors among Ukrainians fleeing to Canada.

Information and Resources
- Canada Reveals Plan to Welcome 500,000 Immigrants Per Year by 2025
- Visible Minority Concept Consultative Engagement
- Calling on Immigrants and Newcomers to Participate in the Metropolis Opinion Panel
- Rural futures? Mapping Newcomers' Hope About Potential Resettlement in Canadian Rural Areas

Events and Webinars
-La Semaine nationale de l'immigration francophone, Du 6 au 12 novembre 2022
-Creating Traditionally Inspired Dishes, Nov 7 and 14, 1-3pm
-WRCF Do More Good Dialogues - Conversations in Communities, Nov 8-18
-The Words and Things of Migration, Nov 10, 10am-3:15pm EST
-Ethical and Legal Considerations of Consent and Privacy, Nov 16, 1-3pm EST
-Migration, Governance and Gender, Nov 22, 10am-4pm EST
-Addressing Inequities within Environmental Sustainability, Nov 22, 11- 1pm
-Towards Equity and Anti-Racism in Canada's Immigration System, Nov 24-26
-ExtravArtganza, Nov 26, 10am-4pm
-Discussing Labour Shortages: Working Towards Solutions, Nov 30, 8:30am-12pm


COVID 19 Coverage and other News
-Greenbelt housing needed due to rising immigration: Premier Ford CP24, Nov 7, 2022
-A Ukrainian refugee finds a new life in the GTA with the help of the local auto industry The Star, Nov 6, 2022
-Record immigration is a yawn in Canada, and that's a good thing The Toronto Star Nov 5, 2022
-Canada's new immigration plan under scrutiny amid housing supply shortage CTV News, Nov 5, 2022
-List of Remembrance Day ceremonies across Waterloo Region CityNews Everywhere, Nov 05, 2022
-Number of Mexican asylum seekers in Canada has increased dramatically CTV News, Nov 5, 2022
-$50,000 donation in support of Ukrainians fleeing war in Waterloo Region The Mike Farwell Show, Nov 3
-Region now among top 5 big urban areas in Canada for immigration CityNews Everywhere, Nov 02, 2022
-Racial diversity surges in Waterloo Region as immigration doubles in past five years The Record, Nov 02, 2022
-Census reveals immigrants nearly a quarter of Canada’s population, and fanning outside of the Big 3 cities The Star, Oct 28, 2022
-Seeking a new perspective from newcomers Greg Bisch, Nov 2, 022

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