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New Book: Sustainable City Management

I am proud to present my new book “Sustainable City Management – Informal Settlements in Surakarta, Indonesia” 198 more words

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Refugees Help Sustain Rural Australian Town


Photo: ABC News: Kristine Taylor
The arrival of six primary school-aged children allowed Mingoola’s (New South Wales, Australia) school to reopen.

Cousin Claire put another good link on Facebook–this one about the small Australian community of Mingoola, which was losing population and decided to welcome refugees just as its only primary school was about to close. 391 more words

Little Devils Stairs

A great little day-hike with lots of UP at the beginning and plenty of time near the burbling stream & pretty waterfalls. You get rewarded with lovely views after the first two miles of steep climbing and criss-crossing the water. 506 more words

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The Psychosocial Well-Being of African Refugees in Winnipeg: Critical Stressors and Coping Strategies

Author(s): Régine Uwibereyeho KING ; Tuula HEINONEN ; Mercy UWABOR ; Alero ADELEYE- OLUSAE

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15562948.2016.1186770

Abstract

Using a photovoice approach, this study explores stressing factors for African refugees after resettlement in Canada and the strategies they adopt to cope.

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Edmonton agencies nearing 1 year anniversary of helping Syrian refugees

It’s been a life-changing year for thousands of Syrian refugees who are now nearing the first anniversary of their arrival in Canada.

On Saturday, Action for Healthy Communities… 420 more words

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Syrian resettlement in Canada

By the end of Feb. 2016, Canada met its goal of resettling 25,000 Syrian refugees. There was much press around this — international favorite Prime Minister Justin Trudeau… 112 more words

Syrian Refugees