RRLIP Project 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...


What is Networking and How Do You Do it Effectively?

What is Networking and How Do You Do it Effectively?

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

If plan to attend the free Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants Employment Networking Event on Thursday evening, it is important to know what to expect from a networking event, how to prepare in advance and how to get the most out of it when you're there. Read...


Upcoming NEW/SENA Events - Thursday, May 9th

Upcoming NEW/SENA Events - Thursday, May 9th

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

There are 4 activities planned for Thursday, May 9th as part of Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants, 2019:  Introduction to the Career Enhancement Program 10:30am - 11:30am at Labour Market Services (1955 Broad Street)This will be an opportunity to learn...


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 Success Story Highlight - Sunny Patel

Newcomer Success Story Highlight - Sunny Patel

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

As part of the ongoing promotion of Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants, we continue to highlight the stories of newcomers who have become successfully employed at the City of Regina.Today we highlight Sunny Patel, who came to Canada as an International...


NEW/SENA, 2019 Launch Was A Success!

NEW/SENA, 2019 Launch Was A Success!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News / Families

The Launch Event for Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants, 2019 occurred on the opening day of NEW/SENA and was a great success! Participants heard from RRLIP staff, who thanked all organizations involved in the NEW/SENA planning committee and highligted...


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,...


Newcomer Employment Week Activities Calendar - Available Now!

Newcomer Employment Week Activities Calendar - Available Now!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

Newcomer Employment Week / Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveax arrivants (NEW/SENA) 2019 will include 11 events hosted by employment serving organizations in Regina. All events are free to attend and are geared toward Connecting Employers, Service Providers and Newcomer Talent! The calendar...


Newcomer Employment Week, 2019 Launch is One Week from Today

Newcomer Employment Week, 2019 Launch is One Week from Today

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The second annual Newcomer Employment Week (Semaine pour l'emploi des nouveaux arrivants) will be May 6th - 10th, 2019. An Official Launch to open the event will be on Monday, May 6th from 12pm - 1pm at the Regina Public Library - Central Branch. We encourage employers, newcomers, media and...