Economic Mobility Pilot Program Expands To Help skilled Refugees: IRCC has announced the expansion Economic Mobility Pilot Program (EMPP). This means IRCC will fund several partner organizations through EMPP. As a result, 2,000 skilled refugees will move to Canada and help to overcome labor shortages in several sectors. Through EMPP skilled refugees are hired and connected to employers who need workers. IRCC is making all such announcements to fulfill the labor requirements of the country. Further, in the post, we will have a look at more updates on this.
Amendments in Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024
Canada increases its immigration target to 432,000 new immigrants
The Canadian government is increasing its immigration targets again. It will look almost 432,000 new immigrants in 2022 instead of its initial plan to target 411,000 newcomers.
Government suggested three year plan for new immigrant landings under immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024.
In 2022, the government plans to welcome 431,645 permanent residents. In 2023, the target goal for permanent residents will increase to 447,055 and then 451,000 permanent residents in 2024.