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Canadian Forces video following families as they embark on the flight from Beirut to Toronto

Refugees journey to a new life

A group of about 164 Syrian refugees who left today on a Toronto-bound Canadian Forces Airbus from Beirut tell CBC's Susan Ormiston they are excited to take the "big step" to come to Canada, but are also nervous about their journey.

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How One Community United to Give a Charity a Stylish Facelift

These Logs of Coffee Grounds Are a Lifeline for Encamped Refugees - Good News Network

Toronto students turn used coffee grounds into fuel logs

Syrian refugee Osama Abdul Mohsen (middle) is greeted as he arrives in Madrid in September with sons Zaid (far left) and Mohammad (second from right). Abdul Mohsen was tripped by a camerawoman as he scrambled across a field on the Serbia-Hungary border last fall. That incident was seen worldwide and resulted in a job offer from Miguel Ángel Galán (second from left) coaching soccer in Spain.

After The Trip Seen 'Round The World, Syrian Refugee Builds A New Life

Hungarian video journalist Petra Laszlo of Hungary's station was fired after tripping a fleeing Syrian migrant father and son as they fled from police this month, but Kurdish media claimed

A Craft Beer Night on February 13, 2016 will raise money to provide financial assistance to the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency

A Craft Beer Night on February 2016 will raise money to provide financial assistance to the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency

One of two families supported by St. Clare's church have arrived in British Columbia.

That's the case of a Coquitlam church that has been working since last January to bring refugees to Canada.

A Coquitlam church is nearing its fundraising goal for two refugee families it is sponsoring and is hoping a unique concert next month will help it reach its target. 6 Harmony for Hope .

Children living in tents in the mountains of northern Iraq.

Reaching isolated children on Sinjar Mountain

Lawyers raise thousands donating billable hour to refugees

Lawyers raise thousands donating billable hour to refugees

Lawyers, accountants and writers are donating a billable hour of their salary to the charities helping Syrian refugees.

Lawyers' Billable Hour Appeal (Canada) CanadaHelps

Lawyers' Billable Hour Appeal (Canada) CanadaHelps

Young adult authors are wielding their considerable influence for good, having raised over $1 million for charities in support

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Young adult authors are wielding their considerable influence for good, having raised over $1 million for charities in support

Coat for refugees also functions as a sleeping bag.

Prototype coat for refugees doubles up as a tent or sleeping bag

This Shelter Transforms Into a Coat to Protect Refugees Designers hope to help protect the vulnerable migrants from the elements with a garment that can be refashioned into a temporary dwelling.

Coat for refugees also functions as a sleeping bag. This is the summer version.

Prototype coat for refugees doubles up as a tent or sleeping bag

This Shelter Transforms Into a Coat to Protect Refugees Designers hope to help protect the vulnerable migrants from the elements with a garment that can be refashioned into a temporary dwelling.

Stories about refugees on NPR:  http://www.npr.org/templates/search/index.php?searchinput=syrian refugees

Stories about refugees on NPR: http://www.npr.org/templates/search/index.php?searchinput=syrian refugees

CBC radio shows about refugees coming to Canada:  http://www.cbc.ca/player/search?query=syrian refugees

CBC radio shows about refugees coming to Canada: http://www.cbc.ca/player/search?query=syrian refugees

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