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Over-education among immigrants in Canada

September 20, 2020

By Stats Canada | Over-education is when workers that have a degree are in jobs that require only a high school diploma or less. Education-occupation match is when workers with a degree are in jobs that do require a degree. From 2001 to 2016, considerably fewer immigrants with a degree worked a job needing a degree....

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‘Religious persecution’ claimed by more asylum seekers in Canada

September 19, 2020

By Vancouver Sun | A rising number of “irregular migrants” are arriving in Canada and saying they are victims of religious persecution....

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Raise-a-Reader helps Afghan refugee mother of five learn English, prepare for nursing school

September 19, 2020

By Vancouver Sun | Improving English skills is tough enough for newcomers to Canada but for some it has to be juggled with raising children under the trying circumstances of COVID restrictions....

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10 Ontario communities that have “Good Ideas” for immigrants

September 16, 2020

By CIC News | Ryerson University project highlights community initiatives that have gone the extra mile to support immigrants....

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Employment services help newcomers adapt to what Canadian employers expect

September 16, 2020

By CIC News | Helping newcomers find employment is a matter of working with both job-seekers and employers, Toronto employment service says....

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Canada admitted 13,645 immigrants in July 2020

September 16, 2020

By CIC News | Canada’s July 2020 permanent resident intake fell by 63 per cent compared with last July....

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