Posts by CISSA-ACSEI

Government of Canada providing assistance to Toronto for asylum seeker housing; Government of Canada

Government of Canada providing assistance to Toronto for asylum seeker housing; Government of Canada

July 16, 2018 – Ottawa, ON – Building on previous commitments to support Toronto and other municipalities facing temporary housing...

Policy Hub created to better support Francophone immigration outside of Quebec, CNW

Policy Hub created to better support Francophone immigration outside of Quebec, CNW

OTTAWA, June 11, 2018 /CNW/ – The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship was joined today by...

Ottawa expands program to collect fingerprints, photos from foreign nationals coming to Canada, CBC News

Ottawa expands program to collect fingerprints, photos from foreign nationals coming to Canada, CBC News

Kathleen Harris · CBC News · Posted: Jun 05, 2018 Canada is expanding a program to collect biometric data — including fingerprints — from...

Government of Canada announces $50 million in funding for temporary housing for asylum claimants, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Government of Canada announces $50 million in funding for temporary housing for asylum claimants, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Ottawa, June 1, 2018 – The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, issued the following statement: “The...

Federal government looks to AI in addressing issues with immigration system, The Globe and Mail

Federal government looks to AI in addressing issues with immigration system, The Globe and Mail

JUSTIN LING SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED MAY 31, 2018 The Canadian government is hoping to use artificial...

Immigration Minister offers plan to modernize Safe Third Country Agreement, The Star

Immigration Minister offers plan to modernize Safe Third Country Agreement, The Star

By The Canadian Press Tues., May 29, 2018 OTTAWA—Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he has approached the American government with ideas...

Canada’s strategy to respond to Rohingya crisis, Government of Canada

Canada’s strategy to respond to Rohingya crisis, Government of Canada

The grave humanitarian and security crisis in Myanmar is a global tragedy, which has led more than 717,000 Rohingya to...

Minister Hussen announces the appointment of 10 citizenship judges, Government of Canada

Minister Hussen announces the appointment of 10 citizenship judges, Government of Canada

May 17, 2018 – Ottawa, ON – Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, today announced the appointment of...

Canada and Portugal Sign New Youth Mobility Arrangement, Government of Canada

Canada and Portugal Sign New Youth Mobility Arrangement, Government of Canada

Memorandum of Understanding will give young Canadians the opportunity to live and work in Portugal through the International Experience Canada...

Canada-Ontario agreement maximizes the benefits of immigration, Government of Canada

Canada-Ontario agreement maximizes the benefits of immigration, Government of Canada

April 27, 2018 — Ottawa — Canada and Ontario are strengthening their partnership and collaboration to increase francophone immigration in support...