Yearly Archives: 2015

Qualifications Recognition Supports

The Health QR Navigator Service provides internationally educated nurses with step-by-step information on registration and licensing requirements in order to work as a nurse in Manitoba.

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Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month 2015

To recognize Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month 2015, Manitoba Start partnered with 80 businesses, regulatory bodies and other organizations–including successful Manitoba Start alumni–to hold a series of events that provided newcomers with industry-specific information and networking opportunities. From October 28 to December 3, 2015, over 350 newcomers benefitted from firsthand insights on industry trends, career… Read More >

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Workplace Cultural Competence Workshop Series – January-March 2016

Manitoba Start is pleased to once again partner with the University of Manitoba, Extended Education, to deliver the Workplace Cultural Competence Workshop Series in Winter 2016.

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See Gentil Mis Live in Winnipeg – August 29, 2015

World rhythm artist and multi-instrumentalist Gentil Mis is taking his music on the road! Gentil is bringing his Breakthrough Tour to Winnipeg on August 29, 2015. Tickets are available at Manitoba Start. Originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gentil has made Winnipeg his home for the last five years. Gentil is… Read More >

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Manitoba News Release: MANITOBA GOVERNMENT TO HELP SKILLED NEWCOMERS FIND WORK IN THEIR CHOSEN FIELDS

New Investments Will Build on Recent Success in Attracting Newcomers to Manitoba: Minister Braun New resources for career guidance and funding for a microloan program will help new Manitobans overcome barriers and find work in their fields more quickly, Labour and Immigration Minister Erna Braun announced today. “The Manitoba government is improving… Read More >

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Manitoba Start Diversity Day 2015

Manitoba Start held its first annual Diversity Day event on June 30, 2015, attended by 200 new immigrants and other guests. Manitoba Start Diversity Day 2015 jointly celebrated Canada Day, Multiculturalism Day, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, and National Aboriginal Day, introducing newcomers to the diversity of Canada’s heritage and peoples. Staff and guests attended… Read More >

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Tikaram Adhikari Wins 2015 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award

Tikaram Adhikari (MNRM, MA, CACE), Manitoba Start Career Coach and Qualifications Recognition Specialist, is one of 25 winners of the 2015 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant awards, announced June 23, 2015. The RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant recognizes immigrants in Canada who have achieved success and are making a positive difference in… Read More >

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May Is Asian Heritage Month

“May is Asian Heritage Month, a time to acknowledge the long and rich history of Asian Canadians and their contributions to Canada. It also provides an opportunity for Canadians across the country to reflect on and celebrate the contributions of Canadians of Asian heritage to the growth and prosperity of Canada. “Canada’s… Read More >

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Manitoba Start Career Coach a Top Canadian Immigrant Finalist

Manitoba Start is delighted to announce that Tikaram Adhikari, Manitoba Start Career Coach and Workshop Facilitator, is a finalist for the RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards. Tikaram Adhikari (MNRM, MA, CACE) is originally from Bhutan and came to Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 2002. He is passionate about assisting newcomers in settling into… Read More >

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April is Celebrate Diversity Month

Canada’s Celebrate Diversity Month was started in 2004 to recognize and honour the diversity that surrounds us all. As we focus on celebrating our differences and similarities, we develop a deeper understanding of each other. Manitoba Start encourages fellow Manitobans to gain more appreciation of the diversity of cultural backgrounds and life… Read More >

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