The Code to Refugee Employment

By John Hua in Global News

Leave it to the high-tech startup community to tackle the issue of refugee employment in new, innovative ways.

“They’re used to starting things,” said Kate Armstrong, Living Labs Director at Emily Carr.

#Startland is a partnership focused on offering coding and web development training to refugees. In return, a booming industry desperate for tech talent may soon have a new pool of qualified candidates.

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