Legal Terminology - Urdu
Translator - Amber Khan
Amber Khan holds a Master in Business Administration and a Bachelor in Commerce. She has over 15 years of experience in education, administration and community development, and is currently working as a settlement counsellor at the ASSIST Community Services Centre where she assists immigrants and refugees in their settlement and transition. For this agency, she has also coordinated Multicultural Breast Health and Cervical Cancer projects. In addition, she has facilitated homework club at the Edmonton Mennonite Center and resource facility at the Welcome Center for Immigrants in a volunteer capacity. She has also provided interpreting in relation to family law in Urdu, her native language. Before immigrating to Canada, she coordinated youth capacity building and mentorship programs and administered a high school for more than 6 years as its Vice Principal. She has travelled extensively to several parts of the world, and attributes her appreciation of diversity to it.
Editor - Saira Inayatullah
Saira Inayatullah is a trained physician from Pakistan, and is currently pursuing her licensure as a physician. She has worked in the field of education for 10 years, both in Canada and Pakistan. She is fluent in English and Urdu, and a native speaker of Pushto. Saira is currently employed as a Career Coach at Bredin Center for Skilled and Internationally Trained Professionals. She has also worked as a Medical Instructor and Coordinator for Health Care Aide Program at the CDI College.