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CIC, Making Canada Stronger Through Immigration

Many of us want to live in a peaceful place where we are far from chaos and danger. Many people are deciding to migrate and leave for the purpose of their own safety or to search for better opportunities.

I have a lot of friends who already migrated here. Some migrated because they are hoping to land a high paying job. Others wanted to have a better future by bringing their family along with them. Eventually, I also became interested and applied with the immigration right away. At first, deciding was both difficult and challenging to me. But realizing the opportunities and benefits this wonderful country has to offer, I didn’t hesitate to process my application. Besides, who doesn’t want a good life ahead? Read More »

Citizenship and Immigration in Canada: Thoughts to Ponder

Aside from having a democratic government, beautiful sceneries, and economic stability, Canada is a diversified country that is also home to millions of immigrants. Many ethnic and religious groups such as French, Scottish, Irish, Germans, Italians, Chinese, aborigines, Dutch, and Asians have lived and worked in the country since 1970.

Steps to Becoming a Canadian Citizen

For more than 400 years, settlers and immigrants have played a vital role in the continued success and richness of the country. Although acquiring citizenship and immigration in Canada is a tedious process, the country takes pride in providing boundless opportunities to its people. As with other countries, Canadian men and women have equal rights and responsibilities. It does not tolerate “barbaric” cultural practices, spousal abuse, honour killings, forced marriage, and other gender-biased violence. Those who are guilty of such crimes will be punished under the country’s criminal laws. Thus, rights and privileges come with responsibilities such as: Read More »