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Immigrants who stay in Atlantic Canada have higher employment levels, higher wages and face less discrimination than immigrants to other parts of Canada, yet the region struggles to attract newcomers and has the lowest retention rates in Canada.
Date: Wednesday May 2, 2018
From new ways of approaching lifelong learning to recognizing that technology is not the only driver of workplace change, representatives of Canadian associations shared their perspectives on the changing nature of work and how workers and employers are affected.
Date: Monday April 1, 2019
...to meet and converse with new people on the topic of immigration. A shared request was for more members of the private sector to be included in future conferences, and...
Date: Thursday July 19, 2018
At the Canada Growth Summit, business and government leaders identify innovation, investment, infrastructure, immigration — and inclusion—as keys to success. Tom Jenkins sets up the day and later summarizes it...
Date: Thursday October 13, 2016
...and implementing core recommendations (on innovation, infrastructure development, broadening trade agreements in Asia, immigration and a FutureSkills Lab). Using the Advisory Council’s report as a starting point for discussion, the...
Date: Thursday April 20, 2017
Marta Morgan is Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and previously served as Deputy Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. Before her appointment, she was Assistant Deputy Minister, Industry Sector, and...
Date: Friday November 10, 2017
.... The day-long Summit, which Mr. McKenna will attend, is the first public event of the PPF’s new three-year research project on immigration and retention in Atlantic Canada. Mr. McKenna will speak at the awards dinner in the evening. ...
Date: Friday November 24, 2017
...students today; international students amount to about a $3 billion benefit for Canada. Many of the students want to stay in Canada, so it is also important for our immigration...
Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017
...Nenshi, Mayor, City of Calgary Tamara Vrooman, President & CEO, Vancity Population and Prosperity Panel Featuring moderator Marta Morgan, Deputy Minister Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and the following panelists:...
Date: Friday April 28, 2017
...1. Immigration It’s clear — Canada needs immigrants badly if it’s truly to grow its economy. Low-skilled temporary foreign workers are needed desperately in the agri-food sector as it attempts...
Date: Sunday April 23, 2017
...increase in workforce participation and a boost in immigration — in particular, the low-skilled temporary foreign workers who will take the jobs at agri-food outfits like abbatoirs and mushroom farms...
Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017
...manifested itself in our immigration policy throughout our history is something that helps define us as Canadians. Q: The Habs, the Leafs or the Sens — or none of the...
Date: Monday April 17, 2017
“It’s enormously humbling to have an award like this named after me,” said Frank McKenna. “Usually, they wait ’til you’re dead, and I guess PPF got tired of waiting.”
Date: Thursday March 29, 2018
This report summarizes what we heard during five roundtables held through spring 2018 and which explored actions and policies aimed at ensuring values-based sport is an intentional and fundamental part of the Canadian sport system, from playground to podium.
Date: Wednesday August 8, 2018
...and retain skilled talent by creating a more responsive immigration system. • Expand the contributions of Indigenous peoples through education and partnerships.• Build a competitive workforce by adopting a broader...
Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016