GTA immigrants nearly absent at top of corporate ladder, finds report

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 08:48:50 +0000

Despite making up nearly 50% of the population, Greater Toronto Area immigrants only make up 6% of senior leadership positions across the public, private, and non-profit sector, according to a report recently released by the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC). While newcomer unemployment rates are at an all-time low, too many immigrant professionals are […]

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GTA investing in multiculturalism and anti-racism initiatives

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 21:15:40 +0000

Almost $6 million has been provided in funding since 2017 to 42 Greater Toronto Area (GTA) organizations that promote diversity, inclusion and anti-racism initiatives, according to a press release from the Department of Canadian Heritage. The funding is being provided through the Projects, Community Capacity Building and Community Support for Black Youth components of the […]

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Showcasing changing voices and faces of the GTA at #MonsterWorld Mashup

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Mon, 20 May 2019 15:26:02 +0000

What do you get when you mix some high-energy urban music, show-stopping bhangra and side-splitting comedy? #MonsterWorldMashup comes back to the GTA after last year’s inaugural success. On May 31 and June 1, 2019, the festival is set to bring some high-energy entertainment to Brampton audiences. May 31 will be the #MonsterWorld Launch Party & […]

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