End of leniency period for Electronic Travel Authorization ends next week

Travellers to Canada take note: November 3, 2016 – Ottawa, ON – The Government of Canada is reminding travellers to get the appropriate travel documents before booking a flight to Canada. Starting November 10, 2016, visa-exempt travellers (except United States [U.S.] citizens) will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to board their flight to Canada. Canadian citizens, including [...]

Urgent! Professor Homa Hoodfar needs your help!

PROFESSOR HOMA HOODFAR HOSPITALISED AFTER IRANIAN JUDICIAL AUTHORITIES VIOLATE DOMESTIC LAWS, TRY TO DISMISS LAWYER, REFUSE BAIL, AND KEEP HER IN SOLITARY CONFINEMENT Montreal / London (30 August 2016) – It has been three months since Professor Homa Hoodfar was arbitrarily arrested and imprisoned in Iran. Since 6 June 2016, she has been held in [...]

Getting Ready to Launch Express Entry

In-demand immigrants’ applications will be processed in six months or less December 1, 2014 — Ottawa — Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today confirmed it’s one month and counting until Express Entry launches a new phase of active immigration recruitment to meet economic and labour market needs. Potential candidates can create their profile [...]