AJAs 2016 Finalists


Date Aired or Published January 2016
Media outlet where first aired or published: Atlantic Business Magazine
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Location: St. John's, NL
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Short explanation of the story and how it developed:

Our goal with this story was to focus on the hard reality that, while Atlantic Canada needs to attract many more immigrants in order to ensure our survival as a region, traditionally we have not been nearly as welcoming to those potential newcomers as we should be. Why not? What can we do to change that? We tried to transform those big picture questions into human terms everyone could consider.

Resources of the newsroom (money and time) available to complete the story:

Written and researched by Stephen Kimber; edited by Dawn Chafe

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