Displaying items by tag: Immigration - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://45.55.156.132 Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:37:59 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Civil Liberties Association urges Hussen to Help Iranians get Permanent Residency http://45.55.156.132/item/43096-civil-liberties-association-urges-hussen-to-help-iranians-get-permanent-residency http://45.55.156.132/item/43096-civil-liberties-association-urges-hussen-to-help-iranians-get-permanent-residency Amid reports of discrimination against Iranians seeking permanent residency, the CCLA has come out in support of these claims through a letter to the Immigration Minister.
By: Janice Dickson in Ottawa, ON The Canadian Civil Liberties Association is urging Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen to help Iranians…
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Politics Mon, 09 Apr 2018 18:39:36 -0400
Adapting to a New Country http://45.55.156.132/item/43091-adapting-to-a-new-country http://45.55.156.132/item/43091-adapting-to-a-new-country Even routine activities such as driving in the snow present challenges for newcomers such as Sadaf Hussain.
by: Sukaina Jaffer in Brampton, ON It is difficult to replicate how an immigrant feels when they arrive in the…
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Top Stories Sat, 24 Mar 2018 16:20:58 -0400
Barriers Stop Women from Reaching Full Potential http://45.55.156.132/item/43090-barriers-stop-women-from-reaching-full-potential http://45.55.156.132/item/43090-barriers-stop-women-from-reaching-full-potential For immigrants like Eugenia Gomez the Canadian dream remains distant. Once a researcher in Mexico, she now cleans residential homes in Toronto.
by: Isabel Inclan in Toronto, ON It is no secret Canada is aiming to increase its immigration numbers over the…
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Top Stories Sat, 17 Mar 2018 02:01:15 -0400
New Immigration Plan Hailed and Flailed http://45.55.156.132/item/42752-new-immigration-plan-hailed-and-failed http://45.55.156.132/item/42752-new-immigration-plan-hailed-and-failed Although adjustments have been made to improve Canada's immigration policy, critics are quick to point out how much must be still be done.
Canada’s new plan to welcome nearly one million immigrants over the next three years, has been hailed and flailed around…
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Top Stories Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:59:06 -0500
Closing the Immigrant Wage Gap: Is Speaking English Important? http://45.55.156.132/item/42612-closing-the-immigrant-wage-gap-is-speaking-english-important http://45.55.156.132/item/42612-closing-the-immigrant-wage-gap-is-speaking-english-important New census data gives insight into Canada’s immigrant population, including how English language proficiency can impact wages. Here, a group of new Canadians take part in a citizenship ceremony in Ottawa in September.
Commentary by: Arvind Magesan in Calgary, AB Statistics Canada has released new data from the 2016 census that shows more…
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Commentary Thu, 26 Oct 2017 20:18:20 -0400
Communicating in a New Country http://45.55.156.132/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country http://45.55.156.132/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country Rajabi explains that communication extends beyond the understanding of words.
By: Mona Mashhadi Rajabi in Tehran, Iran Communication is more than understanding the words. I was always aware of language…
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Education Mon, 02 Oct 2017 22:34:13 -0400
Changes Coming to Parent and Grandparent Immigration? http://45.55.156.132/item/42341-changes-coming-to-parent-and-grandparent-immigration http://45.55.156.132/item/42341-changes-coming-to-parent-and-grandparent-immigration Changes to Canada's immigration policy could help ease the residency process for many parents and grandparents of immigrants
By: Kelly Toughill in Halifax Thousands of families will soon get a second chance to bring parents and grandparents to…
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Policy Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:49:55 -0400
Immigration Lawyers Fear Flow of Misinformation as DACA Ends http://45.55.156.132/item/42233-immigration-lawyers-fear-flow-of-misinformation-as-daca-ends http://45.55.156.132/item/42233-immigration-lawyers-fear-flow-of-misinformation-as-daca-ends Canadian public services agencies are uneasy following the formal dismissal of the DACA program which some may cause an influx of refugee claimants.
By: Amanda Connolly in Ottawa Immigration lawyers in Canada are warning about risks caused by the spread of misinformation as…
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Top Stories Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:57:21 -0400
We Just Aren't Making Enough Babies http://45.55.156.132/item/42221-we-just-aren-t-making-enough-babies http://45.55.156.132/item/42221-we-just-aren-t-making-enough-babies Current birth rates suggest that Canada should look to immigration to sustain steady population growth, writes Sean Cowan.
Commentary by: Sean Cowan Seems like immigration hasn’t been seen in a positive light as of late. Control over immigration…
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Commentary Sun, 03 Sep 2017 15:53:46 -0400
Let’s Toughen Literacy Standards to Boost Immigrant Success http://45.55.156.132/item/42045-parisa-mahboubi-let-s-toughen-literacy-standards-to-boost-immigrant-success http://45.55.156.132/item/42045-parisa-mahboubi-let-s-toughen-literacy-standards-to-boost-immigrant-success As Canada's job market continues to become more and more competitive, literacy levels must be prioritized to ensure newly landed immigrants are able to keep up
From: Parisa Mahboubi To: Ahmed D. Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Date: August 3, 2017 Re: Let’s Toughen…
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Commentary Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:42:13 -0400