‘Food is what connects us’: Cookbook details Iranian immigrant’s journey to Canada

October 14, 2018

By CBC News | Naz Deravian’s cookbook ‘Bottom of the Pot’ shares Persian recipes and stories about her journey as an immigrant from Iran to Rome, Vancouver and Los Angeles....

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Scammers Impersonate Canadian Tax Authority, Threaten to Deport Recent Immigrant, Use Bitcoin ATM to Steal $62 500

October 14, 2018

By Crowfund Insider | Telephone scammers pretending to be representatives from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) recently used threats of deportation and a bitcoin ATM to defraud a recent immigrant in Charlottetown PEI out of $65 000, CBC reports....

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Election does not mirror faces in street

October 14, 2018

By Daphne Bramham, Vancouver Sun | Women and visible minorities remain under-presented around council tables....

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BC Government plans registry for migrant workers

October 11, 2018

By Susan Lazarun, Vancouver Sun | The B.C. government is establishing a registry for migrant workers designed to protect them from exploitation by employers and recruiting agents....

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Taking Citizenship Week in Canada to new heights

October 11, 2018

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine| It’s Citizenship Week (October 8 to 14, 2018) and there are 72 special citizenship ceremonies happening across the country this week, including a special CN Tower ceremony in Toronto where six new citizens braved the EdgeWalk, the world’s highest hands-free walk, while taking the oath of citizenship — 116 storeys from the ground....

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Refugee and immigrant youth more likely to end up in ER during mental health crisis, study shows

October 10, 2018

By Toronto Star | Refugee and immigrant youth are more likely to end up in the emergency room during a mental health crisis than their Canadian-born peers, a new medical study shows....

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