Exploring Provinces & Territories

Canada is a large country with ten provinces and three territories, each with its own climate, landscape, way of life etc. You should carefully research and consider which city or town you are going to start your new life in Canada. There are many factors you may need to think about: cost of living, health services, language spoken, employment opportunities, climate, cultural activities, available facilities etc.


Click on each province and territory below to learn more about them, including services to help you settle and resources for Francophone immigrants.

Image Credit: Environment Canada


More information:


Get to know Canada

Source: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Choose a city

Source: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Canada: a 10-minute journey

Source: Canadian Tourism Commission


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Richmond Public Library, Richmond

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Refugee figures at a glance

As of June 2018, there are 25.4 million refugees around the world according to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) statistic. Over half of the refugees are under the age of 18 and 57% of the world refugees came from following three countries: Syria, Afghanistan and South Sudan.

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Images of CANN services provided to new immigrants, including government-assisted and privately-sponsored refugees, at Vancouver International Airport.

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