A private Facebook group for francophone newcomers to Canada. Members can ask any question and get answers from settlement professionals within 48 hours on business days.
Category: Case Studies
Sector case studies focusing on the use and usefulness of technology in frontline work.
A Facebook group by and for Ottawa residents who are private sponsors of refugees, as well as organizations that facilitate refugee sponsorship.
Arrival Advisor (case study)
Arrival Advisor is a free information and orientation app for Newcomers to British Columbia and Manitoba. The BC version is offered in English, French, Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Korean, Punjabi, and Tagalog. The Manitoba version is offered in English and French. Arrival Advisor provides orientation information on a number of topics including Employment, Health […]
The Digital Messaging for Settlement and Integration (DMSI) project is all about connecting newcomers with the information they need to successfully settle in Canada, when and where they need it. As a communications and mobilization organization, the team at Refugee 613 knew that traditional means of communicating information (websites, brochures) often don’t reach those most […]
We Speak Translate (case study)
The We Speak Translate project was a first of its kind collaboration between Google Translate and the ICA utilizing the Google Translate App for refugee resettlement and new immigrant inclusion in communities.