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Study highlights 'uncomfortable truth' about racism in the job market

Racialized workers in Ontario are significantly more likely to be concentrated in low-wage jobs and face persistent unemployment and earnings gaps compared to white employees -- pointing to the "uncomfortable truth" about racism in the job market,...

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Lawyer versus consultant? Immigration data shows visa applicants have best shot with former

Foreign nationals who prepare their own Canadian visa applications are nearly as successful in being accepted as those who spend money on a consultant to do the job.

But chances of success are much higher if they hire an immigration...

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Permanent residents of Canada: Make sure you know and follow our laws, including our tough new rules for impaired driving and marijuana-related crimes.

This fact sheet from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has informaton for permanent residents about recent updates to laws. It answers these questions: 

  • What is changing with impaired driving and marijuana-related rules...
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Jan., Feb., March 2019: 'Discover Canada' Citizenship Education Mentoring Circle

The Citizenship Mentoring Circle is a 10-session mentoring program whose aim is to help newcomers learn more about Canada. All 10 sessions are facilitated by a CultureLink staff member and a team of trained Citizenship Education mentors. Every...

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Canadian Legal Information Booklet - Korean translations of CLEO resources

Love Toronto Korean-Canadian Community Center is a nonprofit service organization dedicated to helping Korean immigrants in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

Love Toronto has produced a number of Korean translations of publications ...

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Love Toronto Korean-Canadian Community Center

Love Toronto Korean-Canadian Community Center is a nonprofit service organization dedicated to helping Korean immigrants in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

Love Toronto has produced a number of Korean translations of publications ...

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New or updated resources now available from CLEO

The new or updated resources are on topics in these areas of law: consumer, housing, and employment, with ESL activity kits on employment law also available.

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Hate crimes reached all-time high in 2017, Statistics Canada says

The number of police-reported hate crimes reached an all-time high in 2017, largely driven by incidents targeting Muslim, Jewish and black people, according to Statistics Canada data released Thursday.

The federal agency said hate crimes have...

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Steps to Justice now has information about applying for Canadian citizenship

Steps to Justice now has information and steps to follow on these topics:

  • I'm a permanent resident of Canada. Should I apply to become a citizen?
  • Do I qualify to become a Canadian citizen?
  • I'm a permanent...
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Foreign caregivers want major reforms to improve conditions, streamline residency

A national coalition of advocacy groups wants major reforms to Canada's foreign caregiver program in hopes of improving working conditions and offering a more reliable path to permanent residency. 

A new ...

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