Contractor didn't meet privacy, security standards before eight-day closure last year: CIC.
Critics of the Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration program say it failed to protect returnees.
They are not the Crusades. Neither was 9/11. These are wicked and tragic events, but not a ‘war of civilizations.’
Advocates surprised by high number of privately sponsored refugees.
Even in fairly open countries like Sweden and Germany, anti-immigrant sentiment is being laid bare.
Department-generated list suggests nearly $1.5 million spent, but spokesperson says it’s less.
Our compilation of this year's foreign affairs ups and downs.
Looking back over 2014 it is encouraging to see that many Canadians have stayed true to Canada’s reputation of generosity for refugees, despite discouraging signals from our political leaders.
Express Entry system and online checks for travellers from visa-exempt countries among upcoming changes.
Canada points to problems with St. Kitts & Nevis' immigrant investor program.
Just 3.1 per cent of full-time undergrads in Canada had an international experience in 2012-13.
If Canadians had the chance to meet people like Ibrahim, I have no doubt that our government would respond more appropriately to the worst refugee crisis the world has seen in decades.
Chileans now only South Americans who don’t require a visa to enter Canada.
Departmental report shows 45 per cent drop in approved claims, just as feds forced to reinstate coverage.
Why we don’t need a list of safe countries to make Canada’s refugee system work quickly and fairly.
A review of an ex-governor general’s new book in favour of open, inclusive citizenship.
Canadian visa application centre in Guinea's capital shut down until further notice.
The government is following a 16th-century approach to infectious disease.
An estimated 3,000 have drowned this year trying to cross the Mediterranean into the EU. Some say search-and-rescue missions have encouraged people to make dangerous crossings in the expectation of rescue. Others say that’s nonsense.
Budget bill includes tweaks affecting provinces. To improve the troubled program, more provincial-federal co-operation is needed.