Canada’s immigration minister wants to accept more refugees as economic immigrants

June 21, 2019

By CTV News | Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he would like to see Canada welcome more refugees than it currently accepts and believes more of them should be able to enter through economic immigration programs....

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Trump says U.S. authorities will begin removing millions of illegal immigrants

June 21, 2019

By Vancouver Sun | President Donald Trump said on Monday that U.S. authorities would begin next week removing millions of immigrants who are in the United States illegally....

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Vancity announces program to sponsor refugee families

June 21, 2019

By Globe News | Vancity will support five refugee families over the next five years as part of a new privately sponsored refugee program announced today....

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Canada’s new caregiver immigration pilots now open to applications

June 21, 2019

By CIC News | Interim Pathway for Caregivers will also reopen July 8 for 3 months Canada is now accepting applications to its two new caregiver immigration pilots. The Home Child Care Provider Pilot and Home Support Worker Pilot replace the Caring for Children and Caring for People with High Medical Needs pilots and provide eligible caregivers with a pathway to permanent residence once they’ve acquired two years of Canadian...

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Langley student and former refugee finishes high school a year early and earns scholarship

June 18, 2019

By Vancouver Sun | Eh Hser Moo, a midfielder with Langley Secondary School, arrived in the Lower Mainland as an eight-year-old with his family from a Karen refugee camp. He packed studies into summers and took extra classes so he could graduate a year early and accept soccer scholarship to Trinity Western University....

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Quebec gets four times as much as B.C. to settle immigrants

June 13, 2019

By Vancouver Sun | It’s one of the most lopsided distributions of federal money in memory....

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