Diaspora

  • CHANGES ON VISAS FOR KENYA EXEMPTION OF VISA FEES FOR CHILDREN UNDER 16 YEARS OLD The Government of Kenya has waived visa fees for children under 16 years of age who are accompanying their parents to Kenya. The exemption takes effect immediately. The post CHANGES ON VISAS FOR KENYA appeared first on Kenya High Commission – Ottawa – ...
  • Apply for a writing mentor from Diaspora Dialogues in Toronto Emerging creative writers who wish to get assistance from a mentor have until October 31 to submit their work to Diaspora Dialogues for their chance to participate in the Long-Form Mentorship program. Apart from having an established author guide them in completing their novel or collection of shorter pieces, selected writers ...
  • Saskatchewan Express Entry sub category fills up within hours The International Skilled Worker – Express Entry immigration sub-category opened by the Canadian province of Saskatchewan is already full. This popular sub-category forms part of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP), through which the province welcomes new permanent residents who have the ability to settle and establish themselves economically. News of the reopening of ...
  • More immigrants coming to Atlantic Canada, but not staying: report A report released by The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council recently stated that a record 8,300 immigrants arrived in 2015, and yet more the following year. The Halifax-based council said 11,600 immigrants came to Atlantic Canada in the first nine months of 2016, due in part to an influx of Syrian ...
  • Humanitarian work with Doctors Without Borders Canada is option for immigrant doctors When Dr. Nishadi Silva moved with her family to Halifax in 2010, the Sri Lankan pediatrician did not know how difficult it was to enter the Canadian health system as a trained professional. Although she had already practised for 17 years as a physician in her home country – six ...

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