Posts by CISSA-ACSEI

Canada’s immigration detention program to get $138M makeover, CBC News

Canada’s immigration detention program to get $138M makeover, CBC News

August 15, 2016 – Canada’s Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale has announced that the government will invest $138 million into...

John McCallum wants to ‘substantially increase’ immigration to fill Canada’s labour needs, CBC News

John McCallum wants to ‘substantially increase’ immigration to fill Canada’s labour needs, CBC News

August 12, 2016 – If Immigration Minister John McCallum gets his way, Canada will significantly increase immigration beyond its current record level as a way to fill...

 Letter to The Honourable John McCallum regarding resettling 25,000 Syrian government assisted refugees (GARs)

Letter to The Honourable John McCallum regarding resettling 25,000 Syrian government assisted refugees (GARs)

 Letter Congratulating the appointment of The Honourable John McCallum as Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

Letter Congratulating the appointment of The Honourable John McCallum as Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

Immigrant and refugee serving agencies across Canada are ramping up contingency plans to respond to the largest refugee resettlement relocation movement in thirty five years.

Immigrant and refugee serving agencies across Canada are ramping up contingency plans to respond to the largest refugee resettlement relocation movement in thirty five years.

November 5, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VANCOUVER, BC – “As we welcome the appointment of Honourable John McCallum as Minister...

Prime Minister Designate Justin Trudeau’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis is to be applauded but two months is insufficient to adequately support and settle 25,000 additional Syrian government assisted refugees

Prime Minister Designate Justin Trudeau’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis is to be applauded but two months is insufficient to adequately support and settle 25,000 additional Syrian government assisted refugees

October 27, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Prime Minister Designate Justin Trudeau’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis is to be...

Media Advisory

Media Advisory

WHAT? Refugee children ask the Government of Canada to help reunite them with their extended family members abroad while providing Canada...

Thank you for the $100m matching grant but what about Syrian refugee resettlement?

Thank you for the $100m matching grant but what about Syrian refugee resettlement?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 14, 2015 Vancouver, BC While we applaud the Government ‘s decision to establish a $100m...

CISSA-ACSEI Calls on Government of Canada to Implement Immediate Multi-Pronged Approach to Syrian Refugee Crisis

CISSA-ACSEI Calls on Government of Canada to Implement Immediate Multi-Pronged Approach to Syrian Refugee Crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 3, 2015 Vancouver, BC CISSA-ACSEI Calls on Government of Canada to Implement Immediate Multi-Pronged Approach...

Letter to the Honourable Chris Alexander Regarding UNHCR Special Appeal for Syrian Refugee Resettlement Spaces

Letter to the Honourable Chris Alexander Regarding UNHCR Special Appeal for Syrian Refugee Resettlement Spaces

June 4, 2014 The Honourable Chris Alexander, P.C., M.P. Citizenship and Immigration Canada 365 Laurier Avenue West Ottawa, Ontario K1A...