News and Updates

The latest news and announcements on immigration, resettlement and settlement in Canada

Canada celebrates 40 years of the refugee sponsorship program; Government of Canada

Canada celebrates 40 years of the refugee sponsorship program; Government of Canada

Canada celebrates 40 years of the refugee sponsorship program From: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada News release More than 327,000 refugees...

Minister Blair reinforces mutual cooperation on border issues during trip to U.S.; Government of Canada

Minister Blair reinforces mutual cooperation on border issues during trip to U.S.; Government of Canada

Minister Blair reinforces mutual cooperation on border issues during trip to U.S. From: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada News release March...

Caregivers will now have access to new pathways to permanent residence; Government of Canada

Caregivers will now have access to new pathways to permanent residence; Government of Canada

News release Launching 2 new 5-year caregiver immigration pilot programs February 23, 2019—Toronto, ON– Caregivers will soon have access to...

IRCC Launches National Call for Proposals for Newcomer Programming; Government of Canada

IRCC Launches National Call for Proposals for Newcomer Programming; Government of Canada

Process will determine Settlement Program and Resettlement Assistance Program services across Canada for up to 5 years February 18, 2019—Ottawa,...

New federal immigration program to support middle class jobs in rural and northern communities – Government of Canada

New federal immigration program to support middle class jobs in rural and northern communities – Government of Canada

OTTAWA, Jan. 24, 2019 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to supporting immigration strategies that will enable smaller communities to enhance their economic,...

New and improved intake process for sponsorship of parents and grandparents to launch on January 28, 2019 – Government of Canada

New and improved intake process for sponsorship of parents and grandparents to launch on January 28, 2019 – Government of Canada

OTTAWA, Jan. 11, 2019 /CNW/ – Today, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, announced the Parents and Grandparents (PGP)...

Supporting Visible Minority Newcomer Women – Government of Canada

Supporting Visible Minority Newcomer Women – Government of Canada

News release New pilot to address multiple barriers to success for women in Canada’s job market December 5, 2018—Toronto, ON—Visible...

Immigration Minister announces key initiatives to promote Francophone immigration from pre-arrival to citizenship – Government of Canada

Immigration Minister announces key initiatives to promote Francophone immigration from pre-arrival to citizenship – Government of Canada

News release November 7, 2018 — Ottawa, ON — Promoting Francophone immigration is a priority for the Government of Canada. As...

Businesses and communities across Canada to benefit from increased immigration – Government of Canada

Businesses and communities across Canada to benefit from increased immigration – Government of Canada

News release October 31, 2018—Ottawa, ON—Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced the new multi-year...

More Families to Reunite in Canada; CNW

More Families to Reunite in Canada; CNW

Government of Canada to improve application intake system and accept more sponsorship applications for parents and grandparents SURREY, BC, Aug....