• Growing Together

    Growing Together

    Charlene and Emmanuel Anom bring together the best elements of their culture!

  • On her own terms

    On her own terms

    After tragedy ripped her family apart, Patricia Chareka built a life for herself based on hard work, resilience, and creativity!

  • It’s our village

    It’s our village

    Newcomers have a unique opportunity to fuse the cultures of Canada and their homelands into something greater!

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It’s our village

Chicken with a Twist

Beauty in the beat

Sharing fiery flavours

For Goodness’ sake

By the numbers

Working her way up

The numbers game

A taste of the good life

Articles

LeadingByExample_My-Halifax-Experience

Leading by example

Shipping lines connect the Port of Halifax to more than 150 countries, so it’s fitting the Halifax Port Authority champions and embraces diversity. “Our business is global and we have to reflect that market. Simple as that,” says Karen Oldfield, the port authority’s president and CEO. The topic of diversity …

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My Halifax Experience - Matt Whitman

Selling himself

Now my whole career is about listening, connecting, making friends, and representing people. It’s much more grass roots and holistic. Matt Whitman sold a car to the first person he saw after stepping out of the training room at O’Regan’s Toyota in Halifax. It was 1992 and he’d just graduated …

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Contrsuction_My-Halifax-Experience

New opportunities for new Canadians

Nova Scotia offers immigrants with permanent residence status many opportunities to build out the workplace experience portions of their resumes. The Department of Labour and Advanced Education offers several programs, including START, which provides incentives to small- and medium-sized employers to hire individuals requiring work experience. Another, One Journey Work …

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