Fresh Voices on Global News: We should make sure all refugees are supported to succeed in B.C and Canada

On November 17, Jorge Salazar, Manager of Fresh Voices, spoke to Global BC News about the importance of welcoming immigrants and refugees beyond services, and including them in community building.

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10 years after arriving in Canada, immigrants still face poverty rates twice as high as Canadian-born people. It takes 20 years for the poverty rates of immigrants to equalize with the poverty rates of persons born in Canada.

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