Canada’s economic prosperity and population depend upon immigration. Canada would not exist nor could it survive without immigration. Population maintenance depends upon immigration. The Canadian birth rate per woman is in the region of 1.6,…View More Not All Immigrant Children Created Equal
The Canadian government forecasts that there will be one million Filipino immigrants in Canada by 2025, marking a 50 per cent increase from today. If immigration to Canada is a horse race between competing nations, China,…View More Filipinos in Canada: Behind the Numbers
With the World Cup in Brazil coming to a close, it’s politically correct to ask, which team were you cheering for? With Canada not in the running, cheering for your favourite team, whether based upon…View More Which Country Would You Die For?
A national organization which aims to bring together stakeholders to promote the successful integration of immigrants and minorities has just released a video series highlighting ideas on how to do just that. Pathways to Prosperity…View More New Video Series Spotlights Immigrant-friendly Projects
Canadians rightly take pride in our country’s diversity. Our collective understanding and definition of the country have been shaped by waves of immigration and most Canadians cannot imagine a Canadian identity that doesn’t include diversity.…View More Canada is Now a Diaspora Nation
Imagine that you are an Afghan refugee. You are a single mother of two children who has fled an abusive marriage, and survived two rapes, including one in a refugee detention centre that resulted in…View More Lost in Translation: Mental Health of Newcomers
A.P is an engineer who worked in India for many years. He migrated with his wife to Canada twenty years ago. Both are highly educated, English speaking – the model immigrants that Canada is always…View More Diabetes screening among immigrants