The Xstrata Healthy Kids Initiative Offers Three Programs for Families

  • Parent’s ‘n Toddler Sports for children aged between two and five years old.
  • Kid Sports aimed at primary school students.
  • Walk ‘n Talk where children and families join experienced Walk Leaders and supervisors along a set route.

In addition to the program, a Queensland Health nutritionist will attend one activity per week to provide advice about nutrition to parents while their children play

June 23, 2018, 10:03 AM EDT

A Proactive Approach to Resolving a Longstanding Debate

About forty skilled Central and South American workers from Ecuador, Peru, Columbia and Costa Rica came to British Columbia, Canada as temporary foreign workers (TFWs) in 2006. This story incited Labourers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA) call for reforms to Canada’s TFW program (TFWP) and the International Mobility Program (IMP). LiUNA, a powerful voice within the construction industry with over half a million members – 110,000 of whom are in Canada – has been the only Canadian union to address the issue.