George Melnyk: How does Canada measure up to other countries in welcoming Ukrainians?

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Sat, 09 Apr 2022 01:00:26 +0000

The Canada Ukraine Authorization for Emergency Travel (CUAET) program was announced on March 17. The program let Ukrainians who had fled the war (currently over four million) to apply for a special visa that allows them to stay in Canada for up to three years. They can work or study if they wish  and children can attend school immediately. The number of such visas is unlimited and there is no fee. As of April 6 Canada has received 112,000 applications and approved more than 26,500, approximately 1,300 approvals per day. . Read More