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TRIEC’s strategic direction: Message from Margaret Eaton

I recently asked an immigrant from Pakistan who is a mentee with The Mentoring Partnership why he came to Canada. He had been showing me pictures of his life back in Pakistan—beautiful pictures of his office at the bank where he was bank manager, his well-appointed...

2003-2013: Building a better future

Started in 2003, TRIEC is a citizens' response to a stubborn problem: the Greater Toronto Region will not prosper if immigrants do not. In this, our 2012-2013 Annual Report, we explore the TRIEC journey over the last 10 years and all those who have helped to better...

2014-2017 TRIEC Strategic Plan

TRIEC and our partners have had 10 years of amazing success. Yet, skilled immigrants still face barriers to employment in the Greater Toronto Region. What is more, often they find themselves in roles that do not use their skills fully with little opportunity for...

Group mentoring a successful form of PINs collaboration

The intercultural mentoring program at JVS Toronto is a group mentoring initiative that helps connect the members of professional immigrant associations with mentors in their field. It’s a great example of how professional immigrant associations can benefit them from...

Adecco: Cultural Competence & Diversity Management

Despite being one of the most multicultural countries in the world, Canada still presents significant obstacles to those who are not of the longstanding western European, particularly British, heritage that characterized the country for much of its history. Such...