Weekly Update: October 16 – 22, 2017

Dr Martina Scholtens

News and Events: October 19, 2017 – Vice: What I Learned Treating Newly Arrived Refugees for Ten Years – Vancouver’s Bridge Refugee Clinic, which has welcomed 50,000 refugees since it opened, is slated to close next month. October 22, 2017 – CBC News: ‘I was never trained to do this,’ Doctor recounts 10 years service […]

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Weekly Update: October 9-15, 2017

Trail Times Photo

Success Stories: October 12, 2017 – Trail Times – Eritrean family reunited in Kelowna, B.C. A father was finally reunited with his wife and children who have been in Rossland since 2015. UNHCR Video – Ripples of Kindness in Canada:  The Nansen Refugee Award is presented annually to an individual, group or organisation who are […]

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