Stories of Second-Generation Immigrants
The benefits of immigration we hear about most are those that meet our immediate and pressing needs – more people to bolster our aging population and fill labour gaps. We do not hear enough about the long-term benefits of immigration – the contributions made not only by newcomers, but also by their children. Research has shown that children of immigrants, or second-generation immigrants, make invaluable contributions to our communities and are very successful in their educational pursuits and employment. Making Waves – Stories of Second-Generation Immigrants gives voice to these remarkable stories.