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List of High-Demand Jobs in Canada 2020

September 16, 2020

By BCJobs.ca | 2020 has been a difficult year for job search as markets around the world crumbled due to the COVID-19 crisis. As industries begin to regain their footing in Canada, trends are emerging that point to the jobs of the future. Here are the job markets that will see the highest demand in Canada in 2020....

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Immigrant Futures Toolkit

September 14, 2020

Many small to medium cities across Canada face population declines and an uncertain future. Cities of Migration launches the Immigrant Futures Toolkit to help Canada’s smaller cities, towns and regions address population declines through immigrant attraction and retention strategies....

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How inclusive is my city?

September 14, 2020

Coinciding with the release of Immigrant Futures, Cities of Migration re-launches its popular online tool to help anyone—from a councilor to a member of the general public—assess the quality of inclusion in their city. Participants can rate how well their city addresses inclusion at work, at school, on election day, in health, and for its newcomers.  By completing, MyCOM, the My City of Migration Diagnostic, participants can build a profile of their...

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Share your stories during Welcoming Week, September 12 to 20, 2020

September 14, 2020

Cities of Migration resources launch during Welcoming Week—an international celebration of inclusive communities.  Running from September 12 to 20, 2020, #WelcomingWeek is an annual event of Welcoming International, a coalition that advances inclusion in communities around the world....

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Canada needs to get its stalled immigration system back on track

September 10, 2020

By Globe and Mail | The effects of COVID-19 on Canada’s economy can be measured in many ways. Some are obvious: millions unable to work, thousands of firms forced to close their doors, more than $250-billion in emergency government spending....

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New program offers full range of mental health services for immigrants

September 10, 2020

By CIC News | The Newcomers’ Health and Well-Being Program has been designed with cultural considerations and preventive care in mind....

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