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Hiring Event Convenes Toronto’s Top Companies Looking to Employ Refugee Talent
November 21, 2022 08:00 ET | World Education Services
TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Jumpstart Refugee Talent, Starbucks Canada, and World Education Services (WES) are hosting a hiring event for refugees and displaced individuals...
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WES Celebrates Passage of Bridging the Gap for New Americans Act in U.S. Congress
September 21, 2022 15:04 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This week Congress passed the Bridging the Gap for New Americans Act. This bipartisan legislation calls on the U.S. Department of Labor to study...
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World Education Services Announces 16 U.S. Communities Selected to Join Its Skilled Immigrant Integration Program
August 23, 2022 11:32 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- World Education Services (WES) today announced the 16 communities selected to join the fifth cohort of its Skilled Immigrant Integration Program (SIIP)....
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WES Mariam Assefa Fund Announces $1M in Grants to Advance Inclusive Employer Practices and Career Pathways for Immigrants in the U.S. and Canada
July 22, 2022 12:41 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, July 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The WES Mariam Assefa Fund today announced US$1 million in grants to eight organizations in the U.S. and Canada working to shift employer practices and...
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Health Care Leaders Gather to Discuss Strategy to Integrate Internationally Educated Health Professionals to Help Meet Ontario’s Health Care Needs
April 11, 2022 14:26 ET | World Education Services
TORONTO, April 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, World Education Services (WES) is convening leaders from hospitals, long-term care, and home care alongside other key health care stakeholders to...
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World Education Services Announces New Leadership of its Board of Trustees
January 19, 2022 09:26 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- World Education Services (WES) today announced the appointment of Audrey Hendley as chair of the WES Board of Trustees. Hendley takes over the...
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WES Mariam Assefa Fund Announces $1.8 Million Commitment to Advance Inclusive Employer Practices for Immigrant and Refugee Job Seekers and Workers in the U.S. and Canada
December 09, 2021 10:30 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, Dec. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The WES Mariam Assefa Fund today announced the award of US$1.8 million in grants to 12 U.S. and Canadian organizations working to improve the economic...
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South African Qualification Authority and World Education Services Partner to Facilitate Qualifications Recognition for Refugees and Displaced People in South Africa
November 12, 2021 11:05 ET | World Education Services
OTTAWA, Nov. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last night, at the Groningen Declaration Network annual meeting, the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA) and World Education Services (WES) signed...
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Five Sites Selected Across U.S. for World Education Services’ Inaugural Workforce Inclusion Demonstration Program
November 10, 2021 10:20 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, World Education Services (WES) announced the selection of five sites for its inaugural Skilled Immigrant Integration Program (SIIP) Demonstration...
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WES Launches #UntappedTalent Campaign to Raise Awareness of the Underemployment and Unemployment of Immigrants and Refugees
September 14, 2021 12:24 ET | World Education Services
NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the United States responds to the COVID-19 pandemic and works toward achieving full economic recovery, World Education Services (WES) today announced...