Demographics and Research

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Demographics (Local and Other)

  • The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), is a global organization dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people.  (Source: UNHCR)

http://www.unhcr.org/figures-at-a-glance.html

 

  • Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) are helped to settle in Canada through the Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP) at Regina Open Door Society.

April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016 GAR arrival numbers and countries of origin 

Afghanistan-5

Bhutan-17

Burma (Myanmar)-11

Burundi-28

Democratic Republic of Congo-11

Eritrea-26 Iran-3

Iraq-12

Sierra Leone-16

Somalia-7

Sudan-3

Syria-477

 

 

  • United Way Regina’s Community Impact Report

 2016 Community Impact Report