Teach Syrian refugees English, French: Senate
OTTAWA ? With federal benefits about to run out for thousands of Syrian immigrants, the Senate human rights committee is raising concerns about those people shifting on to provincial welfare rolls. The flood of 30,000 newcomers, both government and ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:36:00 GMT
University of Kent students teach English to refugees to help them settle into local communities
Students from the University?s Department of English Language & Linguistics (ELL) are teaching English to refugees to help ... by adults in the last six months from countries including Syria, Afghanistan, Eritrea and Sudan. Many of these refugees have ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:49:00 GMT
Canadian teddy bear makes Syrian refugees feel welcome by teaching them English
Child refugees in Canada are being given a soft and cuddly friend to help them settle into their new home. A teddy bear has been distributed that will help them learn English, one phrase at a time. Called ?Ahlan? ? Arabic for ?welcome? ? the ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Dec 2016 04:54:00 GMT
Syria president says victory in Aleppo won?t end the war
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) In this photo, courtesy of Wissam Zarqa, a Syrian English teacher and ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Dec 2016 05:44:00 GMT
As 65 million people flee for safety, destination nations turn inhospitable
ISTANBUL ? When Syrian high school English teacher Ishan Moazzen faced conscription into President Bashar Assad?s army, he fled his home in the battered city of Aleppo and reached Turkey. He became one of the world?s 65 million uprooted people.
Publ.Date : Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:22:00 GMT
Syrian forces squeeze Aleppo, bring new wave of evacuations
In this photo, courtesy of Wissam Zarqa, a Syrian English teacher and vocal anti-government critic, men walk past damaged buildings and shops in the eastern Aleppo neighborhood of al-Mashhad, Syria, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. Government troops and allied ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:37:00 GMT
Multilingual classrooms strain school budgets
The numbers of students with limited English is growing ... the Congo, Somalia and Syria. "I'm going to be needing some new teachers and translators," Laurrie said. "I'm not going to put a wall around our schools. As long as the individuals coming here ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:47:00 GMT
Walsall terror network: Pair in plot to smuggle unborn babies into Syria have appeals thrown out
Moore, of Glebe Street, Walsall, claimed she thought her husband was innocently teaching English in a Turkish refugee camp ... to her knowledge, going to Syria to fight for IS. ?The sentence passed fully took into account her previous good character."
Publ.Date : Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:23:00 GMT
Coventry University graduate who led UK terror cell loses appeal over Syria Isis plot
claimed she thought her husband was innocently teaching English in a Turkish refugee camp. But Moore had also sought passports for her children and booked flights for Majorca, which the prosecution alleged was part of her planning for a journey to Syria.
Publ.Date : Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:39:00 GMT
Syria?s Assad says victory in Aleppo won?t end the war
You must sign in or register to continue reading content. In this photo, courtesy of Wissam Zarqa, a Syrian English teacher and vocal anti-government critic, men walk past damaged buildings and shops in the eastern Aleppo neighborhood of al-Mashhad ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:22:00 GMT