Canada plans for 1.2 million new permanent residents, international students to play major role

November 9, 2020

By Study International | Here are five exciting words for those who see Canada as the Promised Land: Immigration Levels Plan for 2021-2023. The Canadian government hopes to welcome over 1.2 million new Canadian permanent residents in the next two years. International students in Canada will likely play a major role in helping the government achieve its immigration targets. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) recently announced that the country aims to grant...

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4 Highlights from Canada’s 2020 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration

November 8, 2020

By CIC News | The Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration provides the Canadian government with an opportunity to update the public on Canada’s immigration system....

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Immigrant Women in Canada Are Falling Behind During the COVID-19 Pandemic

November 5, 2020

By Global Citizen | Immigrant women are feeling the brunt of the negative economic and social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic — and it may not get better....

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The pandemic has not diminished the public’s openness to newcomers

November 5, 2020

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine News | A study released in October 2020 on Canadian public opinion about immigration and refugees finds that in 2020 Canadians have become more accepting of newcomers, not less so – despite the national crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic....

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Immigration will help with COVID-19 economic recovery

November 5, 2020

By Halifax Today | The Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS) says attracting and retaining immigrants is critical to Canada’s economic recovery from COVID-19....

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Outcomes of STEM immigrants in Canada and the U.S.

November 1, 2020

By CIC News | Immigrants make up a large share of university-educated workers in STEM fields in both Canada and the U.S., and a recent study looked into which country sees better outcomes for immigrants in these sectors....

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