Immigration News

Newcomer Success Story Highlight - Anita Sanith & Nenita Martinez

Newcomer Success Story Highlight - Anita Sanith & Nenita Martinez

On this, the final day of NEW/SENA 2019, we highlight the success stories of two more City of Regina Employees - Anita Sanith & Nenita Martinez.  Anita's parents gathered the family and left their home country of Laos in the summer of 1978. At the time, the government was taking men to...


Mobilité Francophone: Advantages for employers

Mobilité Francophone: Advantages for employers

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

As we prepare today for the Bilingual Job Fair, it is appropriate to highilght this great Federal program designed to help employers looking for Francophone workers! Mobilité Francophone aims to facilitate and simplify the hiring of skilled French-speaking workers for Canadian employers outside...


Recent Article States that Unemployment rate for Immigrants to Canada at Lowest Level in Years

Recent Article States that Unemployment rate for Immigrants to Canada at Lowest Level in Years

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

An article posted by CTV News recently, reported that the unemployment rate for immigrants to Canada is at the lowest level since 2006. Regina's Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants, is a great time to share the message and findings highlighted in...


Career Fair for Newcomers - Wednesday, May 8th

Career Fair for Newcomers - Wednesday, May 8th

The Regina Open Door Society is hosting Career Link 2019! This will be an opportuntiy to meet some of the best employers in the city, learn about networking opportunities and connect with different professional organizations and employment resources!Date: Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 Time: 12:00 PM...


Newcomer Employment Week, 2019 - Begins Today!

Newcomer Employment Week, 2019 - Begins Today!

Be sure to check out the schedule of FREE activities planned for the week, including; career fairs, networking sessions, diversity strategies panel for employers, workshops and information sessions on things like: - how to start a business - understanding the WCB program - workplace...


Newcomer Success Story Highlight - Nigora Yulyakshieva

Newcomer Success Story Highlight - Nigora Yulyakshieva

As part of the City of Regina's contribution to Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants, we will be highlighting the stories of newcomers who have become successfully employed at the City. Today's highlight is  Nigora Yulyakshieva. Born in Samarkand,...


Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander - Apr. 17th

Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander - Apr. 17th

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

You are invited to attend the Regina film screening of the award-winning short documentary film, "Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander", a Canadian story celebrating the power of 'communities of kindness'. The screening will be followed by an opportunity for questions and answers...


RRLIP Community and Funders Forum Reports - Available Now!

RRLIP Community and Funders Forum Reports - Available Now!

The RRLIP would like to sincerely thank those who attended and shared valuable input at both the Annual Community Forum and the Funders Forum in March. At the 2019 RRLIP Annual Community Forum, participants learned about mental and emotional wellness supports available in Regina. Participants...


Drop-In Help for Adults Learning English

Drop-In Help for Adults Learning English

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

The Regina Public Library has a free Dop-in Program Help Program for Adults Learning English. Participants can meet one on one with a tutor who can help answer questions and assist with school assignments, parent and work documents, etc. Days: Tuesday and Thursday evenings Time: 7:00pm...


If You Work with Immigrant or Refugee Children, This Webinar is For You!

If You Work with Immigrant or Refugee Children, This Webinar is For You!

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

The Migration Policy Institite is hosting an upcomign webinar entitled "Addressing Trauma in Young Children in Immigrant and Refugee Families Through Early Childhood Programs"  Date: Wednesday, Apr 3rd Time: 11am...