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Website

Migrantscanada

Date

2009-01-21

Authors

Roberto Nieto

Abstract

Blog tracking news about migrant workers in Canada and elsewhere

Place published

montreal

Links

Economic sectors

Agriculture and horticulture workers, Occupations in services - Domestic work, Sales and service occupations - general, Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations - general, Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations - general, and Other

Content types

Policy analysis and Documented cases of abuse

Target groups

(Im)migrants workers, Journalists, Public awareness, Unions, and NGOs/community groups/solidarity networks

Regulation domains

Health and safety at work, Social security, (Im)migrant workers selection criteria, Health care & social services, Family reunification, Status regularization procedures, Right to unionize, Newcomers integration programs, Legal aid, Determination fair wages and labour shortage, Right to choose place of residence, Access to permanent status, Migration expenses reimbursement mechanisms, Impartial hearing before deportation, Right to change employer, Recrutement / placement agencies, Trips abroad and re-entries, Labour standards, Housing standards, Free employment services, Employment insurance, and Remittances and co-development programs

Geographical focuses

European Union, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, and Germany

Languages

French and English