Resettled to Canada four years ago, Syrian refugee Sari Alesh pays a vibrant tribute to the 22 victims of the deadliest rampage in Canadian history.
Advocates and refugees share why newcomers from Africa should be celebrated for overcoming obstacles and bringing culture and prosperity to Canada.
In the midst of a city-wide housing crisis, a local shelter helps newcomers find a stable beginning. Two refugees from Uganada share their stories.
UNHCR Canada partnered with Youth Ottawa on a storytelling initiative supporting youth engagement. Three refugee youth shared their stories of resettling in Canada.
Last year, UNHCR, Jumpstart and TRIEC organized an event that took a closer look at mentorship and allowed participants to share their own stories.
Viral video captures the emotional Syrian refugee family reunion with a relative at Winnipeg airport, after three years of separation.
Children’s book engages young readers to reflect on the journey of refugees and the items they hold on to as a source of hope and inspiration.
To celebrate Canada History Week, UNHCR is bringing you four inspiring refugee stories of people who came to Canada before the year 1950.
Last fall, youth (high school students) from across Canada came together to discuss the issues facing refugees in Canada and globally.
Mohammed, a young Yemeni, arrived in Québec through Roxham Road searching for safety as he fled the world’s worst humanitarian disaster.