How to design the Municipal Nominee Program

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 12:06:55 +0000

Following each federal election in Canada, the Prime Minister provides cabinet ministers with mandate letters to fulfill. The mandate letters outline the priorities of each minister. After Canada’s October 2019 election, Marco Mendicino was appointed as immigration minister. Launching a new Municipal Nominee Program (MNP) was among the priorities outlined to him by Prime Minister […]

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Douglas Todd: COVID-19 brings home how partner violence affects diverse people

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 12:00:46 +0000

The increasingly close contact that COVID-19 protocols are forcing on many families is escalating conflict between partners of all kinds who were already struggling in difficult relationships. As a result, some North American social-service agencies are adopting a “gender inclusive” stance toward the diverse range of people buffeted by partner violence, including heterosexual women and […]

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BC PNP reports more skilled workers with higher salaries in 2019

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 00:00:53 +0000

B.C. saw a jump in the number of skilled workers come through its Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) in 2019. Skills Immigration (SI) is one of two immigration streams managed by the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP). This stream is for skilled foreign workers who want to settle in Canada’s westmost province. About 99% […]

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