From Jordan to Morden: Iraqi family thrilled to be in Manitoba under new program to resettle skilled refugees Alongside our friends and partners at Talent Beyond Boundaries, Miles4Migrants was able assist Mokhles, his wife, and three beautiful children with flights for their final Canadian domestic leg of their long journey from Jordan to Morden, Canada! […]
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Toronto Star: “From Jordan to Morden: Iraqi family thrilled to be in Manitoba under new program to resettle skilled refugees”
After spending five years in limbo as refugees in Jordan, Abdulghani, his wife and three children could hardly contain their excitement when they arrived in Morden this weekend.
“We already feel like home in Morden,”
Toronto Star: “GTA ‘Canada is a dreamland’: Syrian refugee thrilled to start job at Kitchener high-tech firm”
“I feel like I’m living in a wonderful dream now and I don’t want anyone to wake me up,” said Hakmi, 26, who last week packed up his life as a refugee and landed in Kitchener as the first skilled immigrant admitted to Canada through Talent Beyond Boundaries, a Washington-based NGO that matches refugees with employers desperate to fill skill shortages.