NBMC in the News

2015 | 2016

2017

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Jun. 15, 2017:
Give cities bigger role in immigration, N.B. advocate tells MPs (CBC)


 

 

 

Jun. 14, 2017:
Ottawa called on to give cities opportunity to select own immigrants (Telegraph Journal)


 

 

 

Jun. 09, 2017:
New ‘social’ lab focuses on retaining and attracting immigrants in N.B. (CBC)


 

 

 

Jun. 09, 2017:
New ‘social lab’ for economic immigration (CBC – Shift)


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Jun. 08, 2017:
McKenna: ‘Chronic shortage of willing workers’ (Telegraph Journal)


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May. 24, 2017:
Helping immigrants upgrade their credentials (CBC – Information Morning – Moncton)


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May. 24, 2017:
Alex Leblanc – Credential Help (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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May. 24, 2017:
A new program is helping more immigrants in New Brunswick get their professional credentials recognized in the province and the country (Huddle)


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May. 23, 2017:
N.B. Multicultural Council launches loan program for immigrants working outside previous profession (Global News)


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May. 23, 2017:
Syrian refugee: I just want to work in Canada (Telegraph Journal)


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May. 19, 2017:
Loan program to help immigrants get accredited in Canada (Telegraph Journal)


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Apr. 25, 2017:
Despite struggles, many Syrian refugees’ businesses are gaining traction (Globe and Mail)


 

Mar. 15, 2017:

Vague survey ‘plays with fire,’ says president of New Brunswick Multicultural Council (CBC)


 

 

 

Mar. 14, 2017:
Electoral reform report renews interest in letting permanent residents vote (CBC)


 

 

 

Feb. 22, 2017:
Fredericton open to becoming a ‘sanctuary city’ for asylum seekers: Mayor (Global News)


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Feb. 17, 2017:
Experts share mental health strategies to help refugees (Telegraph Journal)


 

 

 

Feb. 16, 2017:
Tisser des liens (Radio-Canada)


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Feb. 01, 2017:
After Quebec City shootings, Fredericton residents help raise money for mosque (CBC)


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Jan. 31, 2017:

Donations pour in for new mosque in show of support after Quebec attack (Telegraph Journal)


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Jan. 31, 2017:
Trump Ban (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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Jan. 29, 2017:
Trump ban sends shock waves through N.B (Telegraph Journal)


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Jan. 23, 2017:
New Miramichi immigration strategy lauded by stakeholders
(Telegraph Journal)


 

 

 

Jan. 09, 2017:
Droit de vote aux résidents permanents: «C’est possible», même sans Ottawa (Acadie Nouvelle)


 

 

Jan. 01, 2017:
Crucial juncture (Vice News Canada)


2016

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Dec. 15, 2016:
A milestone looms for Canada’s Syrian refugees: ‘Month 13’ (Maclean’s)


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Dec. 15, 2016:
‘We are under pressure now’: Syrians search for jobs (CBC)


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Dec. 13, 2016:
‘They are survivors’: Privately sponsored refugees adjust to new lives (CBC)


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Dec. 08, 2016:
Syrian newcomers agree language training is key to finding work (CBC)


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Dec. 07, 2016:
Efforts underway to collect donations for expected Syrian refugees (CTV)


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Dec. 06, 2016:
The Syrian refugee numbers are in: See how many NB newcomers speak English or French (Telegraph Journal)


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Dec. 06, 2016:
Alex LeBlanc – Syrians (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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Dec. 06, 2016:
Alex LeBlanc – Syrian refugees (CBC – Information Morning – Moncton)


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Nov. 22, 2016:
Un nouveau programme d’immigration basé sur les besoins des employeurs (Acadie Nouvelle)


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Nov. 21, 2016:
Atlantic Ballet wins cultural diversity award (Telegraph Journal)


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Nov. 18, 2016:
Un projet pilote mobilisateur en immigration dès le début de 2017 au Nouveau-Brunswick (Radio-Canada)


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Nov. 17, 2016:
Province stands to benefit from new Atlantic immigration program (Telegraph Journal)


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Oct. 19, 2016:
New Brunswick’s Syrian refugees finding jobs at a higher rate than national averages (Telegraph Journal)


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Oct. 15, 2016:
New Brunswick government looks to boost refugee employment (CTV)


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Oct. 04, 2016
Leaving war behind isn’t the end of the struggle (Telegraph Journal)


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Sept. 26, 2016:
NouLAB Sets Up to Launch Next Academy for Social Change (Huddle)


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Sept. 15, 2016:
Multicultural Council president not worried over Syrian refugees leaving New Brunswick (Global News)


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Sept. 14, 2016:
New Brunswick must integrate Syrians or risk departures, group says (CBC)


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Sept. 14, 2016:
Syrians Adjusting (CBC – Information Morning)


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July 30, 2016:
74 Syrians have already found jobs in N.B. (CBC)


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July 28, 2016
Syrian Jobs (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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July 21, 2016:
Immigration Pilot project to help Increase NB Workforce (Global News)


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Jun. 8, 2016:
Multiculturalism (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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Jun. 7, 2016:
Critics scoff as New Brunswick premier appoints minister of ‘Celtic Affairs’  (National Post)


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Jun. 6, 2016:
Critics scoff as N.B. premier appoints first minister of ‘Celtic Affairs’ (CTV)


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Jun. 6, 2016:
Critics scoff as New Brunswick appoints first Minister of Celtic Affairs (Globe and Mail)


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Apr. 14, 2016:
Computers distributed to Syrians across New Brunswick (Telegraph Journal)


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Mar. 20, 2016:
Volunteers continue to donate, help Syrian refugees  (CBC)


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Mar. 19, 2016:
N.B. holds province-wide clothing drive for Syrian refugees  (CTV)


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Mar. 17, 2016:
Syrian children to receive bikes, car seats and strollers from locals (Telegraph Journal)


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Mar. 16, 2016:
Forum sur l’immigration en Acadie (Radio-Canada)


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Mar. 16, 2016:
Cities overcoming challenges in settling Syrian refugees (CBC)


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Mar. 14, 2016:
Restore Hope supply drive to benefit newcomers and New Brunswickers (Telegraph Journal)


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Mar. 08, 2016:
Refugee situation should lead to examination of available housing (Telegraph Journal)


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Mar. 07, 2016:
Refugee Housing (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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Mar. 01, 2016:
Maritime provinces lead the way in resettling Syrian refugees per capita (CBC)


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Jan. 28, 2016:
Moncton’s Fancy Pokket gives free bread to Syrian refugees (CBC)


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Jan. 27, 2016:
Des pains pita pour chaque réfugié syrien du Nouveau-Brunswick (Radio-Canada)


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Jan. 27, 2016:
Syrian refugees greeted with video pointing out province’s virtues (CBC)


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Jan. 26, 2016:
Virtual tour created for Syrian refugees arriving in N.B. (CTV)


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Jan. 15, 2016:
List of New Brunswick communities settling Syrian refugees could expand (Telegraph Journal)


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Jan. 15, 2016:
Multicultural groups welcome Syrian refugees (CTV)


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Jan. 14, 2016:
Réfugiés syriens: le point sur la situation vendredi (Acadie Nouvelle)


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Jan. 12, 2016:
Language turning out to be key hurdle in welcoming Syrian refugees (CBC)


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Jan. 11, 2016:
McInnes Cooper Partners with NBMC to Provide Legal Services to Refugees  (Huddle)


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Jan. 08, 2016:
Syrian refugees embracing a new home in New Brunswick (Telegraph Journal)


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Jan. 07, 2016:
Column by founding President of NBMC, Constantine Passaris- Syrians will become population, economic drivers  (Telegraph Journal)


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Jan. 03, 2016:

Syrian refugees are now calling the Maritimes home, but for how long? (CBC – Maritime Connection)


 

2015

Terry

 

 

 

Dec. 30, 2015:
Welcome Mat out for Syrian Refugees  (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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Dec. 29, 2015:
Clothes, household goods donated for Syrian refugees  (CBC)


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Dec. 04, 2015:
Multicultural Council offers info on helping Syrian Refugees (CBC)


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Nov. 25, 2015:
Fredericton, Saint John and Moncton prepare for Syrian refugees (CBC)


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Nov. 20, 2015:
NBMC wants to change narrative on Refugees (Telegraph Journal)


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Sept. 28, 2015:
Violence against immigrant women to be the focus of N.B. study (Global News)


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Sept. 10, 2015:
Welcoming refugees could grow shrinking communities: N.B. leaders (CTV)


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Sept. 09, 2015:
NB Multicultural Council says allowing more immigrants will boost economy, workforce (Global News)


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Aug. 26, 2015:
Cities push for permanent residents to be given vote (CBC)


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Aug. 26, 2015:
Immigration (CBC – Information Morning – Fredericton)


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Aug. 25, 2015:
New Brunswick Multicultural Council launches new strategy to attract immigrants (Global News)


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Aug. 25, 2015:
New logo, attitude unveiled for New Brunswick Multicultural Council (Telegraph Journal)