New Taipei City has 98,851 migrant workers, of which in-home caregivers account for 40% (more than 39,000 people). To improve the nursing skills of in-home caregivers, New Taipei City initiated the first "home-based guidance for foreign caregivers' skills service" combining the resources of the long-term care center in 2017.
To pass down the culture of the Lantern Festival, Taichung Der Whau Primary School holds a "painting lantern festival" activity and invites new resident parents and their children to participate. Department of Education of Taichung City Government states that new resident families express the feelings and blessings to their friends and relatives in their hometown and welcome the Lantern Festival through painting the sceneries of the hometown and cultural relics on lanterns.
Year-End Dinner of "Vietnamese Cultural Campus in Chiayi", Director Ruan Jinhong Invites Outlanders to Reunite
A Vietnamese documentary director, Ruan Jinhong and Mr. Cai Chonglong and his wife have initiated "Khuôn viên văn hoá Việt Nam" (Vietnamese Cultural Campus in Chiayi) and will be holding a " Year-end appreciation dinner of Vietnamese cultural campus in Chiayi" that new residents, migrant workers, their second-generation children are invited to reunite, enjoy Taiwan's unique roadside banquets prepared by Taiwanese chiefs, and share their stories of the year.
Mayor Huang Weizhe indicates that Tainan City Government has comprehensively focused on relevant regulations that enterprises care and concern for migrant workers. It is hoped that employers will be able to understand how difficult for migrant workers to work in a foreign country. Enterprises have the responsibility to provide a safe working and living environment, and the city government is also responsible for strictly checking on it.
Hsinchu County's Brilliant Flag Raising Ceremony on 1/1, New Residents Lauded for Integrating into Society
Hsinchu County Government held the "Hsinchu County Flag Raising Ceremony in 2020" that was themed with "all five arrows creating the glory" on January 1 at the square of the city government.
Seizing Advantages, New Resident Immigration Officer Pan Linyan Shares Experience of Learning Mother Language
Association of Development and Communication for New Immigrants, Cathay Charity Foundation, New Residents Language Learning Support Center of K-12 Education Administration of Ministry of Education, the local schools in Chunghua, the service center of Legislator Lin Lichan, and Association of Asia Talents jointly held the 4th New Residents Advantage Forum with the Cooperation of Mothers, Children, and Schools for New Resident Cultivation Program Proposals Contest on January 1 at the National Yuan
Over 500 members of northern Taiwan's Catholic community celebrated Christmas with performances and prayers Sunday at a Taipei church devoted to helping migrants feel at home while working here.
Hundreds of people gathered Saturday at a church in Yilan County, northeastern Taiwan, to celebrate Christmas with the county's migrant fishermen and recognize their contributions to society.
A new five-piece rock band from Taoyuan Sunday won a year-end battle of the bands competition in Hsinchu County that aimed to provide exposure for up-and-coming Filipino migrant worker music groups.
A winter basketball tournament for over 30 teams of Filipino players was launched in Taichung on Sunday, with hundreds of people gathering at a city park for the opening ceremony and to watch the first two games.