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Find a Canada Day citizenship ceremony near you

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

June 25, 2014 - Ottawa - Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced that with the help of a new online interactive map, individuals across Canada will be able to find a citizenship ceremony being held on Canada Day in their area.


Minister Alexander announces citizenship judge appointments in Toronto

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

June 25, 2014 - Ottawa, ON - Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced the appointment today of two part-time citizenship judges for the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), effective June 13, 2014.


Minister Alexander announces citizenship judge appointment in Montreal

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced the appointment today of Myriam Taschereau of Sainte-Hélène-Breakeyville, QC, as part-time citizenship judge in Montreal effective June 13, 2014.


Minister Alexander announces citizenship judge appointment in Kitchener

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

June 25, 2014 - Ottawa - Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced the appointment today of Larry Gravill of New Hamburg, Ontario, as part-time citizenship judge for Kitchener effective June 13, 2014.


Honouring newcomers' valuable contributions to Canada

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander on Tuesday congratulated winners of the Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards, which recognize newcomers who have made a strong contribution to their communities since arriving in Canada.


Government welcomes Royal Assent of Bill C-24

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced today that reforms to the Citizenship Act received final passage and Royal Assent. The reforms will strengthen the rules around access to citizenship to ensure that new citizens are better prepared for full participation and integration into Canadian society, with the goal of fostering in new Canadians a stronger attachment to Canadian values and traditions.


Highlighting Canada's role in fighting anti-Semitism

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

June 18, 2014-Jerusalem, Israel-Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, addressed participants of Yad Vashem's 60th Anniversary Mission at its closing reception today, reinforcing Canada's commitment to combating anti-Semitism in Canada and internationally.


Keeping lessons from the Holocaust alive

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, is attending Yad Vashem's International 60th Anniversary Mission to Israel on behalf of the Government of Canada, highlighting Canada's continued efforts to promote Holocaust remembrance, education and research.


Minister Kenney honoured by the Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

Today, The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, received the Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce's (ICCC) President Award at the ICCC's Annual Gala, in recognition of his consistent and constructive engagement with the Indian diaspora community in Canada.


Bringing the story of the Komagata Maru to life

| Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada | news releases

A powerful and visually engaging exhibit commemorating the 100th anniversary of the voyage of the Komagata Maru and exploring the contributions of Sikh immigrants to Canada will soon be displayed across the country, thanks to support from the Government of Canada.


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