IOM, UNHCR suspend resettlement travel; Canada returning irregular migrants to U.S.

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 14:37:46 +0000

Countries around the world have taken drastic measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), such as introducing international travel restrictions and tightening their borders. Canada is no exception. However, Canadians, permanent residents, immediate family members of Canadians and permanent residents, as well as study and work permit holders will still be able […]

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Promoting positive benefits of immigration ‘best weapon’ against fear, Canada’s Immigration Minister says

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 12:56:49 +0000

Canada’s Immigration Minister, Ahmed Hussen, played up the positive impact of immigrants and refugees on the country and its economy in an address this week to international immigration experts gathered in the nation’s capital city, Ottawa. Hussen said the theme for this year’s International Metropolis Conference, “The Promise of Migration,” was “exactly the kind of […]

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