Philippines Pincy Fiesta and Trade Show

June 28, 2014

On June 28, 2014, Senator Ngo travelled to Toronto with Senator Enverga and Senator Seth for the Philippine Pincy Fiesta and Trade Show. As well as emphasizing the strong ties between Canada and the Philippines, Canada generously offered $800,000 of humanitarian funding to immediately (help) the numerous families affected by the unstable conflicts of Mindanao Island. These funds will permit the improvement of lifestyle for more than 4000 families living in temporary refuges

UNHCR World Refugee Day

June 20, 2014

Every year, on June 20, World Refugee Day gives us the chance to focus the world’s attention on the millions of refugees in need of protection. There are more than 15.4 million refugees in the world who face uncertain futures with great courage, in unfamiliar environments, as they go about trying to rebuild their lives. Many live in desperate conditions, often forgotten by the world at large. Canada continues to have one of the most generous immigration and refugee systems … Continue reading →