By CBC News | Four years after arriving in B.C. as Syrian refugees, a Burnaby family is now officially Canadian, after taking an oath of citizenship last week.
News December, 2019
By Vancouver Sun | Ontario is asking the federal government to double the number of economic immigrants to the province in order to deal with a skilled labour shortage.
By Statistics Canada | Fifty years ago, the Official Languages Act made English and French Canada’s two official languages and marked a new era in communication between the Canadian population and federal … Continued
By Lethbridge Herald Despite the best intentions, it’s difficult for a university student to “change the world.” But when students join forces, they can make a world of difference for … Continued
By Global News | A women’s transition home that helps meet the needs of immigrant families is now open in Calgary. It’s operated by Nisa Homes, which provides long-term shelters for immigrant, … Continued
By CIC News | The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program has received an additional 700 nominations for 2019 and issued 667 invitations to Express Entry candidates through its Skilled Trades Stream.
By Globe and Mail | For the past four weeks, 10 highly skilled professionals, all of them recent immigrants to Canada, have been gathering at Artscape Youngplace in Toronto’s Trinity … Continued
By CBC News | NEEDS holiday festivities important for immigrants, refugees who are thousands of kilometres from home
By Toronto Star Having a doctoral degree earned outside of Canada and lengthy international work experience can be impediments for skilled immigrants in landing jobs here, says a new study … Continued
By Vancouver Sun | It’s a sparsely written 24 pages, but if anyone wants to understand the trauma and bewilderment that child refugees bring with them to Canada, half an … Continued