Tag: canada

Family may face deportation despite threat of violence, discrimination

Two and a half years ago, Silvia Gaziova and her family came to Canada seeking refugee status from Slovakia. Because of their Roma ethnicity, they experienced severe discrimination in their home country. Despite reporting police beatings, attempted sterilization, and the threat of neo-nazi attacks, their refugee claim...

/ June 22, 2011

Settlement Path of Support

1. Documentation | 2. Settlement | 2. Language Training | 4. Housing | 5.Education | 6. Healthcare | 7. Employment

/ June 20, 2011

Fleeing the Democratic Republic of Congo

Mubotulo Louise came to Canada approximately a year and a half ago accompanied by seven children and one grandchild. Her journey to Canada follows a path of tension, fear and hope. Louise recalls when armed men came to her home...

/ May 22, 2011