Immigrants Employment Councils (IECs) have been formed right across Canada to bring together local stakeholders to address the many challenges of integrating skilled immigrants into the labour market. IECs are organizations that typically complement rather than compete with existing immigrant programs and services and most often are employer-led councils. In some cities, IECs convene multi-stakeholder… Read more »
This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics.
What’s in choosing a name? A lot of thoughtful consideration, actually, reminiscent of the process of naming one’s first baby! We insisted the name of this new member of ERIEC’s family must have meaning, represent who we are, and reflect our enthusiasm for the great achievements we anticipate, involving the internationally-trained and Canadian professionals, employers,… Read more »
This entry was posted on Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics.