Red Cross Stories : Migrant and Refugee Services (Page 2)

Canadian Red Cross Stories

Migrant and Refugee Services

What are the five things that migrants and refugees can gain from the Canadian Red Cross' First Contact program?

January 22, 2013 - The following are the top five things that migrants and refugees claimants can receive from the First Contact program.
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World Disasters Report reveals the problems facing migrants and refugees

January 17, 2013 - Did you know that more than one in every hundred of the world's citizens are forcibly displaced, and that an estimated 20 million migrants and refugees are living in a state of prolonged displacement?
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SmartStart empowers newcomers to Canada to respond to emergencies

September 26, 2012 - Many newcomers to Canada face challenges when they arrive in the country, but the Canadian Red Cross offers programs that can help them overcome obstacles.
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First Contact helps refugee claimants resettle with ease

September 14, 2012 - Have you ever been abroad and found yourself unable to communicate with others or even understand the signs and maps laid out along the street?
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Red Cross honours missing persons with International Day of the Disappeared

September 10, 2012 - Each year on August 30, the Red Cross highlights the important issue of family separation with International Day of the Disappeared.
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Migrant and refugee services build resiliency

August 21, 2012 - In Canada, the Canadian Red Cross offers several migrant and refugee services that can benefit migrants and refugees that are seeking safety in Canada.
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Refugees find better lives in Canada, but still need a helping hand

August 08, 2012 - The Calgary Herald recently reported on a man named Dhamber Diyali, who came to Canada with his family seeking refuge from Bhutan in 2009.
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