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By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
As a result of intensive stakeholder consultations in May and June, and ongoing discussions with government, LAO has decided to continue immigration and refugee services at the current level at this time.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017

Ajax Council has unanimously declared the Town of Ajax a sanctuary city.  This designation gives undocumented and precarious status residents full access to local services, supporting their legal path to citizenship.

By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
Outsiders might assume this is because Canada is simply more liberal, but they would be wrong. Rather, Canada has resisted the populist wave through a set of strategic decisions, powerful institutional incentives, strong minority coalitions and idiosyncratic circumstances.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
Only a year and a half after arriving in Canada, Levon Markarian feels at home on the factory floor of Rex Power Magnetics. In Syria, Markarian owned a small tool and die factory. In Toronto, he's building electrical transformers and rebuilding his life at the Rex factory in Vaughan.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
After a CBC iTeam investigation revealed that a Saskatchewan business owner was offered cash in exchange for a job offer to a Chinese national, three other people have come forward to report similar experiences.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
As President Donald Trump's court-endorsed ban looms on Thursday, advocacy groups say the Safe Third Country agreement needs to go.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
After three new-Canadian youths drowned last summer in Manitoba, a Winnipeg based non-profit organization is helping newcomers learn to swim.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
British Columbia's legal aid society will no longer represent new immigration and refugee claimants starting August 1, 2017 because the society says there is a lack of funding.
By admin2 on Thursday, June 29, 2017
Visitors can step into the booths and listen to the narrations on the phone.
By admin2 on Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Thousands of people who fled to Canada to escape President Donald Trump’s crackdown on illegal migrants have become trapped in legal limbo because of an overburdened refugee system, struggling to find work, permanent housing or enrol their children in schools.