Immigrants and Refugees

December 22, 2009
IM-POWER-ED is a one-year project that aims to assist all groups of temporary foreign workers (TFWs) in orienting, educating and empowering themselves via access to public legal education and...
Keywords: Online Resource , Education, Immigrants and Refugees, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Legal Info (PLEI), Multilingual, temporary foreign workers, Workers' Rights, British Columbia, Research and education
October 20, 2009
The Canadian Council for Refugees is concerned about Canada’s recent shift to temporary migration, which marks a dramatic change in policy for which there has been little public debate. In 2008, the...
Keywords: Online Resource , Immigrants and Refugees, temporary migrant workers, Workers' Rights, Reports and documents, All of Canada
October 20, 2009
The Justice Education Society has programs and resources aimed at making the justice system more accessible. There are resources, online learning tools, self-help tools and other hands-on educational...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal and First Nations, Children and Youth, Disability, Immigrants and Refugees, legal education, legal education, Legal Info, Legal Research, self help tools, British Columbia, Organizations, Programs and courses
May 14, 2009
Settlement Arts is a Toronto-based organization that has been established to use exhibition and education to advance issues of immigration and settlement. Settlement Arts’ first project is the...
Keywords: Online Resource , Art and Culture, Immigrants and Refugees, photography, General resources, Ontario
February 25, 2009
MOSAIC is a multilingual non-profit organization dedicated to addressing issues that affect immigrants and refugees in the course of their settlement and integration into Canadian society. They...
Keywords: Online Resource , child protection, criminal justice, Family, family law, Immigrants and Refugees, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Legal Info, Legal Info (PLEI), Multilingual, multilingual, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs, Manuals and guides
February 25, 2009
MOSAIC has recently updated some of their public legal guides. Check out Immigration and Refugee Law Guide (Editor's Note, Sept 2010: This Guide is now called Legal Issues for Newcomers and is...
Keywords: Article , Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Research, British Columbia, All of Canada
December 18, 2008
Seven foreign agriculture workers recently fired and evicted by Canada’s largest mushroom producer, Rol-Land Farms, joined members of UFCW Canada, Justicia for Migrant Workers, and academics to speak...
Keywords: Article , Immigrants and Refugees, News, Workers' Rights, Ontario
December 4, 2008
The Social Planning Network of Ontario (SPNO) is a coalition of social planning councils (SPC), community development councils (CDC), resource centres, and planning committees located in various...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal and First Nations, Children and Youth, Education, Ethnicity and Race, Family, Government Policy, Health, Housing, Immigrants and Refugees, Organizing, Poverty Research, social planning, General resources, Ontario
October 14, 2008
CLEO offers many text and audio guides on a variety of legal topics. These guides are available in several languages, including Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin and Simplified Chinese), Somali, Spanish,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal/First Nations/Inuit, Arabic, chinese, CLEO, Debt and Consumer Law, Disability, Education, Employment, Employment Insurance (EI), Family, Family, Health, Housing and Tenancy, Immigrants and Refugees, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, legal help, Legal Info, legal info, Legal Research, Multilingual, Seniors and Elders, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Urdu, Welfare, Women, Workers' Rights, Youth, General resources, Manuals and guides, Ontario, Multimedia
September 20, 2008
Keywords: Article , Immigrants and Refugees, Organizing, Workers' Rights, British Columbia
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