Ahmed Hussen - updates

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Canada's new caregiver program raises more questions than answers

Mar 19, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Since the Canadian government has not laid out the criteria for the new program, it has raised a lot of uncertainty about who will qualify for it

NEW PROGRAM. Care workers attend an information session about the Trudeau government's new caregiver program. Photo by Marites Sison

Canada opens doors to some 750 ex-slaves from Libya

Feb 07, 2019 - 9:58 AM

Canada is 'also taking action to resettle 100 refugees from Niger, rescued from Libyan migrant detention centers, including victims of human smuggling,' Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says

OPENING DOORS. Hon. Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship, Canada, speaks at The 2017 Concordia Annual Summit at Grand Hyatt New York on September 18, 2017. File photo by Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit/AFP

Canada offers temporary home to those stranded by Trump order

Jan 30, 2017 - 8:06 AM

UPDATED Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen also said that the Trump administration had assured Ottawa that Canadians holding dual nationality with those countries would not be affected by the US ban

International travelers are welcomed by protesters holding signs during a demonstration against the immigration ban that was imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump at Los Angeles International Airport on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP