Newfoundland and Labrador - a rare find
A Welcoming Community
Canada and the province of Newfoundland and Labrador have a proud history of welcoming newcomers from all regions and cultures of the world. Newcomers to Newfoundland and Labrador are encouraged to maintain and celebrate their culture, while enjoying all that their new home has to offer. There are many community organizations across the province, including faith, culture, and country-of-origin-based groups. Our province’s policy on multiculturalism is based on mutual understanding and respect of all cultures, as well as equality, cross-cultural collaboration, and inclusive citizenship. Learn more about Our Commitment to Multiculturalism.
All Canadians are protected by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, the Canadian Multiculturalism Act, the Newfoundland and Labrador Human Rights Act, and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Multicultural Education Policy.