When residents share their living spaces with refugees they learn about a different culture, becoming 'ambassadors for inclusion' in their own communities.
What if we saw refugees as part of the solution to strengthening our communities?
A project that reduces racism and intolerant attitudes among young people while saving the municipality millions.
Migrant workers in distress receive help through a drop-in clinic and restaurant
A summer program pairs students from the refugee community with native born peers to encourage new friendships and mutual understanding across cultures.
Immigrant women are trained as mentors and agents of integration to help new immigrant families in local communities.
A collaborative approach to connect newcomers with Maori, the people of the land
Handbook to religious diversity helps police improve relations with minority groups
Centralized service centres for improved coordination and better services to newcomers
Promoting core city values like bicycling helps integrate newcomers into the mainstream
Successful integration means long term residents as well as newcomers are at home in a changing city
Police build trust through language and skill training programs delivered to new immigrants
Promoting health to religious communities with culturally sensitive resources and tools