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December 28, 2018, Ottawa, ON—Canada is expanding its biometrics collection program. Starting December 31, 2018, nationals from countries in Asia, Asia Pacific and the Americas will need to give their fingerprints and photo (biometrics) when applying for a visitor visa, study or work permit, or for permanent residence. This same rule has applied to applicants from countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa since July 31, 2018.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 28, 2018, 4:00 pm
December 21, 2018—Moncton—The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that newcomers have the support and services they need to make the most of their talents and experience in order to fully integrate and contribute to the Canadian economy and to their communities.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 21, 2018, 1:00 pm
The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that newcomers have the support and services they need to make the most of their talents and experience in order to fully integrate and contribute to the Canadian economy and to their communities.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 20, 2018, 3:37 pm
December 19, 2018—Etobicoke—The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that newcomers have the support and services they need to make the most of their talents and experience in order to fully integrate and contribute to the Canadian economy and to their communities.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 19, 2018, 1:45 pm
December 18, 2018—St. John’s, NL—The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that newcomers have the support and services they need to make the most of their talents and experience in order to fully integrate and contribute to the Canadian economy and to their communities.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 18, 2018, 5:06 pm
December 18, 2018—Windsor—The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that newcomers have the support and services they need to make the most of their talents and experience in order to fully integrate and contribute to the Canadian economy and to their communities. Newcomer women who are members of a visible minority group may face multiple barriers to success, including gender- and race-based discrimination, precarious or low income employment, lack of affordable childcare and weak social supports.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 18, 2018, 1:15 pm
December 17, 2018—Victoria—The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that newcomers have the support and services they need to make the most of their talents and experience in order to fully integrate and contribute to the Canadian economy and to their communities. Newcomer women who are members of a visible minority group may face multiple barriers to success, including gender- and race-based discrimination, precarious or low income employment, lack of affordable childcare and weak social supports.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 17, 2018, 5:00 pm
December 14, 2018 – Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today concluded his week-long visit to Morocco, where he led the Canadian delegation to the Intergovernmental Conference to adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM). The GCM is the first globally negotiated framework covering all aspects of migration.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 14, 2018, 2:06 pm
December 10, 2018—Marrakech, Morocco – Canada believes that effective international cooperation is essential in order to address common challenges as well as harness the benefits of global migration. Today, Canada announced it adopted the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM), the first global framework on all aspects of international migration.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 11, 2018, 2:12 am
December 5, 2018—Toronto, ON—Visible minority newcomer women integrating into Canadian society can face many barriers to employment. To address these challenges, today the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced the launch of a 3-year Visible Minority Newcomer Women Pilot.
Author: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Posted: December 5, 2018, 2:26 pm