New Canadian Media Professionals' Network (NCMP)

FP Energy Editor talking to NCMP membersThe New Canadian Media Professionals’ Network (NCMP) is a professional immigrant network which works for the creation of opportunities for networking, capacity building, training and developing media projects for internationally trained journalists and media professionals in Canada.

NCMP seeks to help Canadian immigrants who have a background in broadcast TV, radio, print or online become aware of the local media landscape, make valuable connections within the industry and eventually be able to put into practice their skills and expertise.

To get all the news and updates about NCMP activities and events please subscribe to the mailing list or follow the network on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Activities, programs and/or services that help immigrants connect to employment or achieve their professional goals: 
Year Established: 
Members of my organization live in: 
Greater Toronto Area (GTA)
Total number of members served: 
10 - 50
No Membership Fees
Membership benefits: 
  • Opportunities to network with Canadian and established immigrant journalists and media professionals;
  • Attend regular professional development and capacity building workshops, as well as presentations related to the media sector;
  • Join email list to receive relevant industry and settlement news, jobs and internship/volunteer opportunities;
  • Online membership directory with profile (website under construction);
  • Reduced entry/participation fees to all NCMP paid events
Key contact: 
If your network has partnerships with organizations that are not part of the initiative enter the names of the organization here: 
Mennonite New Life Centre of Toronto (
Other partnerships: 
New Horizons Media (

Date network joined PINs:
April 20, 2012


The New Canadian Media Professionals’ Network aims to bring members together to create opportunities for networking, capacity building, mentoring and developing media projects. NCMP wants to profile and demonstrate the broad international expertise and diverse skills of its members, and promote increased integration of these professionals into Canadian media organizations. NCMP believes its members can make positive contributions to the sector and strengthen inclusion of diversity in this country. NCMP will identify training and capacity building opportunities on various subjects to help bridge gaps and support members transfer their skills to a Canadian context.
Ethnocultural group servedMulti-Ethnic
Demographic of profession servedMulti-profession
Type of networkProfessional Association
Location of activitiesToronto, ON