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Fanshawe to support Syrian refugee families with free tuition

August 24, 2017 – 9:18 am | 172 views

Fanshawe College today announced plans to join the City of London’s response to the Syrian crisis by assisting Syrian families who settle in the City. Fanshawe will offer free tuition to support 10 Syrian refugees …

BC Elections: Demographic indicators are linked to party support

May 5, 2013 – 9:56 am | 2,648 views

Provincial ridings with lots of rich, married homeowners are more likely to vote Liberal while those with plenty of poor, single renters tend to swing NDP, according to a comparison of census data with voting …

Diversity in numbers – reasons for shortages in skilled labour

February 7, 2013 – 2:57 pm | 839 views

Did you know?
$20-billion lost in GDP: as a result of underemployment among immigrants to Canada. Immigrants are underpaid and underutilized and it costs our economy billions of dollars. (OECD).
320,000 new workers: this is how many …

Canadian immigrant labour market: Analysis by region of highest postsecondary education

July 31, 2008 – 9:01 pm | 870 views

As immigrants integrate into the Canadian labour market, many initially face difficulties finding employment. A new study reveals that even university-educated immigrants aged 25 to 54 who arrived in Canada within the previous five years were less likely to be employed …