The Northern Attraction Series
No. 3: Evaluating the Suitability of Provincial and Federal Immigration Programs for Northern Ontario
February 14, 2019 | Christina Zefi
In the construction of a Northern Newcomer Strategy, the Northern Attraction Series has so far explored Northern Ontario’s need for newcomers (immigrants and migrants), as well as the strengths and weaknesses in attracting and retaining newcomers to northern communities. Building on this work, this paper addresses the Federal Express Entry program and the Ontario Immigrant Nominee
Program (OINP), which are expedited immigration processes that help to fill labour gaps in Canada.
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