2017 private sponsorship of refugees updates

IRCC has announced its plans for allocating private sponsorship numbers in 2017.  The SAH global cap for 2017 will be 7,500. Group of 5 sponsorships of Syrians and Iraqis will be limited to 1,000.

The good news is that the sub-caps for certain regions (notably Africa) are eliminated.

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/laws-policy/protect-psr.asp