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Syrian Refugees in Windsor - CBC's Power & Politics (March 15, 2017)
Hugo Vega, WE LIP Chair, participated as a panelist during the segment focused on Windsor's efforts to resettled Syrian refugees (segment can be viewed at 1:40:45) 

Immigrant Health Clinic receiving annual funding - The Windsor Star (December 19, 2016)

A Milestone Looms for Canada's Syrian Refugees, "Month 13" - Macleans (December 15, 2016)

A year later, almost 1,000 Syrians at home in Windsor - The Windsor Star (November 28, 2016)

Removing kids from war trumps Syrians' heavy workload - The Windsor Star (November 28, 2016)

Eid Mubarek! Thousands of Windsor Muslims celebrate religious holiday - The Windsor Star (July 6, 2016)

Public school board introduces ESL component to Camp Wonder summer learning program - The Windsor Star (July 5, 2016)

New Canadians celebrate Canada Day as official citizens - The Windsor Star (July 1, 2016)

New app helps refugees, newcomers navigate the city - The Windsor Star (June 21, 2016)

Warm Hearts Project - CTV News (video) (May 13, 2016)

New clinic meeting needs of refugees, newcomers - The Windsor Star (May 12, 2016)

Windsor's low cost housing attracts refugees to Windsor - CBC News (March 24, 2016)

Syrian refugees very grateful to Canada, case manager says - The Windsor Star (March 20, 2016)

Unwilling to take it easy, Syrian refugees eagerly hunt down jobs on arrival - The Windsor Star (March 18, 2016)

Highland Mushroom  - Winner of the 2016 Employer Awards for refugee employment - Blackburn News (March 15, 2016)

Welcome Home - Windsor Essex video - The Windsor Star (March 2, 2016)

Windsor home to more than 1,000 Syrian refugees by end of 2016 - The

Windsor Star (February 29, 2016)

Windsor police names forces first ever diversity officer - The Windsor Star (February 29, 2016)

Refugees want to work - New Arrivals struggle to find work - CBC News Windsor (February 19, 2016)

Family starts new life in Windsor - CBC News Windsor (February 16, 2016)

Fundraising dinner to benefit Syrian refugees - The Windsor Star (February 14, 2016)

Water cooler talk turns to big bash for Syrian refugees - The Windsor Star (February 9, 2016)

Syrian refugee children try ice skating for the first time in downtown Windsor - The Windsor Star (January 31, 2016)

As other cities hit pause button, Windsor's Syrian Refugees flow in - The Windsor Star (January 30, 2016)

"Everything is more beautiful here": Syrian refugees adapt to new life in Windsor - The Windsor Star (January 4, 2016)Macleans Article - Month 13

 

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