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News September, 2016
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The Canadian Centre for Refugee and Immigrant Health Care Receives the 2016 ROTARY DISTRICT 7070 Wilf Wilkinson Peace Award
By Market Wired | The Canadian Centre for Refugee and Immigrant Health Care (CCRIHC) volunteer medical team has operated free medical clinics for refugees, migrants and others new to Canada for 17 years. Most are yet without access to Canadian health care.
By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | Communities across Canada will be welcoming more Syrian refugees this fall. Approximately 6,000 more government-supported Syrian refugees will arrive by the end of December 2016, along with privately sponsored refugees whose cases have been finalized.
By The Guardian | Syrian refugees in Canada said they hoped the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge would encourage the world to do more to address the refugee crisis, after the royal couple stopped at an immigrant and refugee welcoming centre as part of their visit to Canada.
By Tara Carman, Vancouver Sun | On a nondescript block in North Surrey, in a former halal meat market sandwiched between a convenience store and an autobody shop, a new community is taking shape.
By Vancouver Sun | Through songs and games, Nang Gunhtang discovered a world of literacy beyond books.
By Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Canada’s open approach to immigration and its willingness to welcome tens of thousands of Syrian refugees is an “enlightened” move that will benefit the country’s business sector, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says.