Category: Miscellaneous

The Canadian Francophone Experience

See how the Canadian Francophonie is translated for immigrants who’ve chosen to settle outside Quebec and to live in French in this video from Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

Immigration is always a priority for Francophone minority communities

At the end of March, in the wake of the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie 2017, women and men interested in Francophone immigration to Canada participated in a day of reflection organized by the Fédération des communautés francophones et acadiennes du Canada (FCFA). Nearly 200 government stakeholders, academic researchers and community representatives met to inspire each

Numbers speak for themselves!

The Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue is proud to present you the report of the 19th edition of Les Rendez-vous de la Francophonie, which were held from March 2nd to 22nd, 2017. We take this opportunity to thank our partners, our collaborators as well as the thousands of Canadians whom take part in the celebrations.

Myths and realities about Resources of the Language Portal of Canada

Maybe you’ve just discovered Resources of the Language Portal of Canada after visiting the Rendez‑vous de la Francophonie website? Or maybe you visit the Language Portal regularly and think you know it fairly well? Since its launch in 2009, the Portal has evolved significantly, but myths about the Portal still abound. The Portal team is

Find quick answers to your language questions

What kind of information can you find in Resources of the Language Portal of Canada? That’s the question answered in the infographic The Portal’s flagship tools (under the tab Infographics). This infographic gives an overview of the main kinds of information found on the website, with concrete examples from the two flagship tools: How do

Bons Rendez-vous from Calgary!

Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of the City of Calgary, wishes you “Bons Rendez-vous”!

Become an ambassador for Resources of the Language Portal of Canada

Do you like the site Resources of the Language Portal of Canada? Would you like to become a Portal ambassador? The Portal team recruits users who are passionate about the Portal and offers them a variety of tools to promote the resources on the site. Whether you have a few minutes or a few hours

This March, Let’s Celebrate Our Dynamic Canadian Francophonie!

Today, the Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue is launching the 19th annual Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF). The theme for this year’s event, which runs from March 2 to 22, is The francophonie in 3D: Diversity, Duality, Dynamism! The day will begin with an RVF 2017 press conference at Ottawa’s École secondaire publique De La

Premier Rachel Notley invites Albertans to join the Rendez-vous!

Francophonie is well represented in Alberta and Ms. Notley knows it! She launches the 2017 RVF’s celebrations in this short clip by inviting all Albertans to join the party.

What if all the premiers of Canada’s other provinces and territories do the same?

Share this video with all your contacts by adding the hashtag #RVFranco. Let’s make our francophonie shine across all the country!

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Multidimensional Rendez-vous de la Francophonie!

The Francophonie in 3D: Diversity, Duality and Dynamism! was the central theme of Les Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF) celebrations from March 3 to 23, 2016, reflecting the values of the country’s Francophone and Acadian communities. National events included a Just for Laughs RVF Gala tour with stops in seven provinces at 17 galas, two