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28 January 2017

When Teresa Gergis arrived in New Zealand, she found that having learned English since she was six didn’t always equate to being able to communicate.

27 January 2017

We all belong in New Zealand!

27 January 2017

“Generally, the average age for people who come to the Job Mentoring Service is getting younger but they have more skills,” says Jos Kunnen.

26 January 2017

It’s a little-known fact, but Dunedin used to resettle refugees, taking in Cambodian refugees after the Khmer Rouge came into power in the 1970s.In 2016, more than 40 years later, the city was named New Zealand’s ‘newest’ refugee resettlement city.

25 January 2017

Wafaa Al Ashram and her 13-year-old son Ahmed, former refugees from Syria, arrived in Dunedin from Lebanon in April 2016. They are part of the first group of 49 Syrian refugees to settle in the city.