Posted on Tuesday, February 09, 2021 09:59 PM
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Effective human communication plays a central role in human relationships daily. It is not surprising to see how interpersonal communication can affect our lives in different contexts. For newcomers to Canada, cultural settings, language barriers, and other factors could be a burden to have and maintain dynamics, especially in the workplace. With COVID-19, it became hard to establish effective...
Posted on Monday, February 08, 2021 11:16 AM
February is Black History Month. If you would like to learn more about Black History Month in Canada, you can find the following resources in the resource section:
Posted on Monday, February 08, 2021 10:43 AM
If you are interested in learning more about Black History, check out these resources in our N4 e-learning collection:
Big Dreamers: The Canadian Black History Activity Book
In this CBC All in a Day interview, Alan Neal speaks with Akilah Newton who is releasing the second volume of her popular Canadian black history activity book.
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Black Canadian History Comic Book
In this CBC Ottawa Morning interview, and supplementary Ottawa Citizen new article, Body Ngoy describes his comic...
Posted on Tuesday, February 02, 2021 12:59 PM
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When: February 24, 2021 · 01 PM EST
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Black History Month commemorates the rich heritage of a variety of cultures that span the globe: from the sub-Saharan African and Sahelean cultures, through Europe and the Americas, to the island gems of the Antilles and extending across the Australian landscape. As we celebrate Black History Month we are mindful that when we say Black, we are referring to more than...
Posted on Monday, February 01, 2021 09:52 AM
In October of this year, the government of Canada introduced a revised immigration plan for the coming years. The Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship announced that between 2021 and 2023, Canada plans to welcome approximately 400,000 immigrants per year. In light of this news, professionals working with newcomers in the health, legal and settlement and other sectors must be able to prepare themselves to welcome refugees and immigrants from different cultures and backgrounds.
Posted on Monday, February 01, 2021 07:21 AM
Black History Month commemorates the rich heritage of a variety of cultures that span the globe: from the sub-Saharan African and Sahelean cultures, through Europe and the Americas, to the island gems of the Antilles and extending across the Australian landscape. As we celebrate Black History Month we are mindful that when we say Black, we are referring to more than a skin colour. Black goes and further than skin tones. Black refers to diverse cultures of people who are characterized by their many...
Posted on Monday, January 18, 2021 06:46 PM
Spreading Compassion, Generosity and Selflessness in 2021
There was a message that popped up in social media and DMs in December of 2020. It read: First rule of 2021, don’t talk about 2020. It was probably circulated to bring some levity to the starkness of 2020, but the reality is that we cannot ignore this past year. It will define human history going forward, it has taught us many lessons that will help us in the future.
2020 is a year that tested our individual and our collective strengths with...
Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 04:03 PM
- The Anti-Trafficking Review: : Special Issue #14– Technology , Anti-Trafficking , and Speculative Futures, Issue 14, April 2020
- The Anti-Trafficking Review: Special Issue #15 – Everyday Abuse in the Global Economy Issue 15, September 2020
- Trafficking in persons in Canada, 2018
- How COVID-19 restrictions and the...
Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 03:49 PM
These last ten months of the pandemic have been exhausting and overwhelming. As we move into this new year, 2021, it is especially important for us to consider a new years’ resolution that will focus on our personal wellness routines. Our N4 e-learning collection has many resources about strategies to help you to maintain your health and well-being. You can view the full list under the “Self Care” category. Here are some examples.