New immigrants and minorities find it difficult to get employment in their field of study or profession. Often, the education and work experience of the internationally trained professionals e.g. engineers and doctors are not recognized in Canada. Immigrants also lack funds to obtain or upgrade their skills. NCM recognizes the employment hurdles and discrimination often faced by new immigrants when looking for jobs and would like to work with various organizations and government agencies to reduce and/or eliminate these barriers. It would work in
Mobeenuddin Khaja has actively promoted peace and cross-cultural understanding between Muslims and other religious and ethnic groups. He founded the Association of Progressive Muslims of Canada and the Association of Progressive Muslims of Ontario.
Mobeenuddin Hasan Khaja |
Founder of New Canada Movement