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Issue 18 of The Migrant Times: 8 March 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017   Posted in: Newsletters By: Administrator With tags: newsletter, Community Groups, migrants

What's inside the 18th issue of The Migrant Times:

  • Conversations on immigration race relations - Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi (National List MP), James Shaw (co-leader of the Green Party) and Dame Susan Devoy (Race Relations Commissioner)
  • "We want our daughter back and some time to look for other options" says Indian couple whose child was removed by Child, Youth and Family
  • Why volunteering will make your life better
  • Migrant exploitation: Clampdown on rogue employers, as Woodhouse announces new measures
  • The $6 million Community Resilience Partnership Fund launched - targeted at Canterbury’s wellbeing
  • Community radio: Namaste Nepal - a greeting from Nepal
  • Christchurch Labour MP's and candidates meet with Canterbury Refugee Council
  • Celebrations: Holi, Festival of Nations and Latino summer celebrations
  • Canterbury Business Association launches a free migrant employment and legal advisory service
  • Japanese Film Festival at St Margaret’s College
  • Rajesh Nayyar - a doyen of Indian women cricket
  • Canterbury Japan Day: 'Spring in Japan' was the theme

Read Issue 18 of The Migrant Times online - 8th to 21st March 2017.

Happy reading everyone!

The Migrant Times.

Canterbury Migrants Centre.Kind regards

Kevin Park
Community Liaison Manager
Canterbury Migrants Centre Trust – Te Whare Ta Wahi
166 St Asaph Street, Christchurch
Phone: 03 3661379

Visit the Canterbury Migrant Hub website.

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Contact Kevin if you want to volunteer at The Migrant Times (kevin[at]

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