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Canada caught off guard by number of Syrian refugee children, says federal minister, CBC News

Canada caught off guard by number of Syrian refugee children, says federal minister, CBC News

October 12, 2016 – Canada’s federal immigration minister says the government was surprised by the number of Syrian refugee children...

Provinces want to ensure supports are in place for immigration boost, Maclean’s

Provinces want to ensure supports are in place for immigration boost, Maclean’s

October 12, 2016 – WINNIPEG – Discussions are ongoing about how to best accommodate and support a rising number of...

CISSA-ACSEI 2017 Pre Budget Consultation

CISSA-ACSEI 2017 Pre Budget Consultation

CISSA-ACSEI Consultations prébudgetaires de 2017 CISSA-ACSEI

CISSA-ACSEI Consultations prébudgetaires de 2017 CISSA-ACSEI

Canada’s population tops 36 million as immigrants, refugees swell numbers, CBC News

Canada’s population tops 36 million as immigrants, refugees swell numbers, CBC News

September 29, 2016 – A record number of immigrants and refugees arriving on Canadian shores helped push Canada’s official population...

Leniency period for Canada’s new Electronic Travel Authorization extended until November 9, Government of Canada

Leniency period for Canada’s new Electronic Travel Authorization extended until November 9, Government of Canada

September 20, 2016 – Ottawa, ON – To give travellers and airlines more time to prepare for changes when flying...

Canada, UNHCR & the Open Society Foundations Seek to Increase Refugee Resettlement through Private Sponsorship, Government of Canada

Canada, UNHCR & the Open Society Foundations Seek to Increase Refugee Resettlement through Private Sponsorship, Government of Canada

United Nations/New York City, September 19, 2016 – The Government of Canada, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, and...

Report: Temporary Foreign Worker Program – Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities

Report: Temporary Foreign Worker Program – Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities

View and read the Temporary Foreign Worker Program Report by the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development...

Report calls for further review of TFW Program, iPolitics

Report calls for further review of TFW Program, iPolitics

September 19, 2016 – The federal government should do away with a controversial four-year-in, four-year- out rule that mandates temporary...

Minister Goodale Announces Stakeholder Roundtables on Canada’s New National Immigration Detention Framework, Market Wired

Minister Goodale Announces Stakeholder Roundtables on Canada’s New National Immigration Detention Framework, Market Wired

September 15, 2016 – The Government of Canada is committed to creating a better, fairer immigration detention system with a...