Canadian experience

Agencies Ask Newcomers to Settle for Less

Many immigrants who come to Canada in the skilled workers class, find it difficult to get employment that matches their education and skill level. Seeking help from Canadian settlement agencies, many find that the agencies instead encourage them to settle for jobs they are overqualified for because of a lack of ‘Canadian experience.’

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Taxed by COVID, Community Centres Rally to Help Low-Income Clients

COVID-19 health protocols have shut down many free tax clinics. Like in many other areas of life, community groups and volunteers have stepped up to offer help in new and novel ways.

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Des travailleurs agricoles s’expriment sur leur travail en contexte pandémique

Les travailleurs et travailleuses agricoles saisonniers ont travaillé à bout de bras pour aider à pallier la pénurie de main-d’œuvre agricole au Québec, exacerbée en 2020 par la pandémie de COVID-19.

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