Creating spaces to celebrate resilience and empowerment of racialized women

To celebrate Canada’s rich diversity and multiculturalism, Skills for Change organized the national Diverse Women of Canada: Stories of Resilience event on 9 March 2021 as a testament to the resilience of racialized women and to celebrate racialized newcomer, immigrant and refugee women. The virtual event supported by the Government of Canada brought together 20…


Experts address the Pandemic’s toll on the Immigration and Refugee Settlement Sector and its implications on the Canadian Labour Market

Toronto, 26 January 2021 by Skills for Change The COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating impacts on the immigration and settlement sector in Canada, and far worse disproportionate impacts on immigrants and refugees. It has created an unprecedented crisis posing critical threats to the social and economic well-being of immigrants and refugees with long-term repercussions for…