Cultural Profile

Every year 300 government assisted refugees and 400 private sponsored refugees come to Calgary. They come from all walks of life. The purpose of this page is to provide insight into some of the backgrounds of these refugees.

 

General information

From the World Health Organization: Key health and socioeconomic data for individual countries, and tropical diseases by region.

 

Specific cultural profiles (in progress):

Bhutan

Democratic Republic of Congo

Eritrean

Ethiopia

Iran

Iraq

Myanmar (Burma)

Pakistan

Somalia

Syria