Chloë Ranaldi

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Chloë Ranaldi is a researcher and reporter at CBC Montreal.

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Black nurses' group hopes to promote inclusivity, fight racism within Quebec's health network

Black nurses in Quebec say sometimes racism is overt in the health-care system, such as a patient asking for a white nurse, and sometimes it is more subtle. But it wears them down and is adding to the fatigue created by the pandemic.

Montreal non-profit looks to trim away stress and stigma

A hair salon in Montreal offers free haircuts to people struggling with mental illness. The man behind the project says looking good and feeling good about one's self is important for mental health.

Lachine environmental group wants to reduce microplastics entering our waters

Microplastics from clothing enter the environment in run off from washing machines. An environmental group in Lachine hopes filters on laundry equipment can reduce that phenomenon, and help scientists learn more about microfibres.
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There's a nursing shortage in Quebec. Here's why one nurse quit and another is on the brink

Two nurses, one just entering the field, and the other who left due to harsh conditions, weigh in on why the public system is losing employees so rapidly.

Students in India say they're in limbo, waiting months for permits to learn in Quebec

Students in India are desperate for news about when they can come to Quebec and begin their studies.

Seeing a need, Montreal friends create new business that's kind to Black hair

Tired of seeing their own hair messed up by cotton hoodies, five friends got together to create a solution. They're now sewing and selling satin-lined hoodies that are 'Kind to Curls.'

Community groups create support network for Haitian health-care workers battling COVID-19

A group of auxiliary nurses started a number of projects to ensure Haitian Montrealers are better prepared, and supported, in the battle against the virus.

Advocates call on Quebec to prioritize those with developmental disabilities for COVID-19 vaccine

Advocates for people with developmental disabilities, especially Down syndrome, are asking the province to prioritize them when it comes to the vaccine rollout because they say they are more at risk of contracting and dying from COVID-19.

McGill student starts initiative to bring food, supplies to homeless people camped out near campus

Sophie Hart, 21, created the group Meals for Milton-Parc — a student-led initiative that makes food, prepares hygiene kits and donates winter clothes for people in need in downtown Montreal.

Province should do more to protect dwindling caribou populations, urges Nature Québec

Quebec is expected to release a strategy for caribou conservation this spring, but some environmental groups are advocating for more ambitious measures before it's too late.

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