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  • More Personnel Needed to Process Asylum ClaimsSeptember 23, 2017

    Earlier this year, in a previous entry to this blog titled No Easy Answers, I suggested that Canada may not be as prepared as it could be to deal with the potential entrance of thousands of migrants arriving at the Canadian border. Moreover, I stated that the integrity of Canada’s immigration system … Read more »

  • A lot done, more to doSeptember 23, 2017

    Canada Day took place last weekend. This year, it was an extra special occasion as the nation celebrated its 150th birthday. The current Liberal government, led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, is approaching two years in office, and with a relatively new Minister of Immigration and a swathe of new … Read more »

  • Slipping through the cracksSeptember 23, 2017

    Earlier this year, families around the world got the welcome news that Canada was reverting to a system whereby immigration applicants could include accompanying children up to and including the age of 21 on an application for Canadian permanent residence. I, for one, was glad to see the Liberals go … Read more »

  • A return to formSeptember 23, 2017

    There has been much commotion over recent months about the Parent and Grandparent Program (PGP), through which eligible Canadian citizens and permanent residents may sponsor their parent(s) or grandparent(s) for permanent resident status. Family reunification often has a crucial role in immigrant se … Read more »

  • Actions must follow wordsSeptember 23, 2017

    Last month, readers of the Montreal Gazette may have come across the story of Payman, an 11 year-old Iranian boy whose official adoptive parents became permanent residents of Canada in 2014. The problem is, Payman is still stuck in Iran, vulnerable and without the love and security of his adoptive p … Read more »