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Migrants integration in Perugia and Umbria

info@ramusoleae.org +39 3476668876

The Association Ramus Oleae administered by immigrants for immigrants, a partner of small farmers, volunteers and organizations, offers them the opportunity to acquire the skills necessary for a successful integration in the area of Perugia. 212 more words

Africa

Do you know your marriage rights?

In Australia forced marriage is a violation of the Law and against women’s rights. In 2013, the Australian Parliament passed the Crimes Legislation Amendment (Slavery, Slavery-like Conditions and People Trafficking) Act 2013… 420 more words

Australianlaw

Be Kind During Toilet Time: Opting out of Trashing Public Bathrooms

Among my earliest childhood memories, is the first time I recall my mother leading me into the public restroom at my local playground. Children seem to have smaller bladders and will often leave it to the last minute to communicate that it’s tinkle time; so even though our house was just up the street, my mother could see in my eyes that I couldn’t wait. 670 more words

Opinion Pieces

52 Ancestors, No. 30: Anna Schachter, Gateway to An Extended Family

One of my best efforts so far, in my opinion, has been the restoration of Anna Schachter’s weathered porcelain gravestone photo. I fixed her up before I learned some of my newer tricks, but the work holds up, in my opinion. 593 more words

52 Ancestors

Detroit’s expats say city has ‘phenomenal ideas’

Speakers include philanthropist Eli Broad and Bloomberg President Dan Doctoroff, Quicken Loans Inc. founder Dan Gilbert and investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett.
The Homecoming was held over three days with a packed agenda that included immersion tours throughout the city in areas of innovation, manufacturing, real estate and culture. 231 more words

Expat Life

“Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she
With silent lips. “Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.

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Ruminations

September Calendar at the Newcomers' Centre

Citizenship Test Preparation Workshop (by registration only)

Location:  Toronto Public Library (Eglinton Square Branch)
1 Eglinton Square, Toronto, M1L 2K1
Date: September 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2014 (Wednesdays) 91 more words