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New - RRLIP Project News #8.

New - RRLIP Project News #8.

Dear Community Members, We hope you will enjoy the newest edition of the 'RRLIP Project News'. Please feel free to pass it along to anyone who might be interested.  If you or your organization have information, programs or events for newcomers that you would like to see highlighted in...


Latest Newcomer News!  Information About Regina Services.

Latest Newcomer News! Information About Regina Services.

Dear Community Members:  The RRLIP (Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership) is happy to share the most recent issue of ‘Newcomer News’ with you. We hope you will find it informative. Please feel free to copy and share with anyone who would benefit from this information. If you know of...


Regina businessman Murad Al-Katib has won the 2017 Oslo Business for Peace Award.

Regina businessman Murad Al-Katib has won the 2017 Oslo Business for Peace Award.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

AGT's Murad Al-Katib wins international peace award, to receive award alongside Elon Musk! REGINA LEADER-POST  Published on: March 28, 2017  Murad Al-Katib, president and CEO of AGT Food and Ingredients won the 2017 Oslo Business for Peace Award. DON HEALY /REGINA LEADER-POSTRegina...


FREE Facilitator Training for INVOLVE!  (Integrating Newcomers & others with Volunteer Opportunities to add Leadership Value through Education)

FREE Facilitator Training for INVOLVE! (Integrating Newcomers & others with Volunteer Opportunities to add Leadership Value through Education)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan is hosting an INVOLVE Facilitator Training in Regina! April 21, 2017 8:30 am – 4:30 pm This is a training session where we will provide you with resources and skills you require to be able to deliver INVOLVE in your organization and your community....


Regina has a Syrian Soccer Team! They are Part of the World Class Players Cup Soccer Tournament in Regina, on Until April 15th!

Regina has a Syrian Soccer Team! They are Part of the World Class Players Cup Soccer Tournament in Regina, on Until April 15th!

Syrian Men's Soccer Team! During the last few months, Regina Open Door Society - Welcoming Community for Newcomers program (RODS - WCN), with the active participation of the Syrian Newcomer Community and support from the Regina community, was able to establish a Syrian men's soccer team. This...


New App Being Developed to Help Refugees Navigate Life in Canada!  Google Prize Won!

New App Being Developed to Help Refugees Navigate Life in Canada! Google Prize Won!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Vancouver non-profit app developers win $750K prize from Google!PeaceGeeks won Google Impact Challenge to develop app to help refugees navigate life in Canada!   CBC News Posted: Mar 30, 2017  PeaceGeeks previously developed the Services Advisor app, seen here. (Charlie Cho / CBC) PeaceGeeks...


Protection and Safety of Workers to be Improved! Process for Investigating Mistreatment of Workers Simplified!

Protection and Safety of Workers to be Improved! Process for Investigating Mistreatment of Workers Simplified!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Transfer of the Foreign Worker Recruitment and Immigration Services Act: information from Sask. Ministry of the Economy  Dear clients and stakeholders: The Ministry of the Economy (ECON) and the Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety (LRWS) are realigning activities to...


Volunteer Opportunity for 1 Family!  Be Part of An Exhibit at Government House, Highlighting Immigration Experiences!

Volunteer Opportunity for 1 Family! Be Part of An Exhibit at Government House, Highlighting Immigration Experiences!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Are you willing to share your family's immigration experience?   Government House is looking for a Newcomer family who is interested in being highlighted as part of their “Canada: Day 1” exhibit, which will be held here in Regina from May until September this year! The exhibit, called Canada:...


Free!  Information Lecture on Laws in Canada!

Free! Information Lecture on Laws in Canada!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Public Lecture ~ Law Day for Canada at 150 The Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) and the Canadian Bar Association – Saskatchewan Branch are hosting a public lecture celebrating Law Day. The discussion will centre on how the law is experienced differently depending on...


World Class Players Cup Soccer Tournament in Regina!  Events Include Men's, Women's, Boy's and Girl's Competitive Play!  March 30th - April 15th! At the Eventplex!

World Class Players Cup Soccer Tournament in Regina! Events Include Men's, Women's, Boy's and Girl's Competitive Play! March 30th - April 15th! At the Eventplex!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

The 2017 WCP CUP will take place from March 30th to April 15th at the Credit Union EventPlex in Regina (Evraz Place). This multicultural event is in its 12th year with over 1200 participants (Men, Women, Youth Boys and Girls as well as Masters) from Saskatchewan, the Western Provinces and...