Media articles: citizenship

Fewer immigrants apply for citizenship, processing fees cited as reason 22 Nov 2019 The London Free Press
‘Jihadi Jack’ and the folly of revoking citizenship 20 Aug 2019 The Conversation
Edmonton and Halifax advocates fight to save Somali refugee from deportation 9 Aug 2019 CBC news
Formerly illiterate Syrian refugees learning English to become Canadian citizens 3 Feb 2019 The Canadian Press
La citoyenneté est hors de portée pour des réfugiés syriens analphabètes 3 Feb 2019 La Presse canadienne
Abdoul Abdi's case changes N.S. policies on children in care 22 Jan 2019 CBC News
Three years on, many Syrian refugees in Toronto find the path to Canadian citizenship is still stressful 23 Dec 2018 The Canadian Press
'We are trying to balance both cultures': 3 years on, refugee family from Syria applies for citizenship 22 Dec 2018 CBC News
'We belong here now': Northern B.C.'s first Syrian refugee family looks back on 3 years in Prince George 18 Dec 2018 CBC News
'I will be born again': First wave of Syrian refugees set to become Canadian citizens 11 Dec 2018 CBC News
Chris Selley: Maybe Canada has a 'birth tourism' problem after all 25 Nov 2018 National Post
Birthplace doesn't guarantee citizenship, feds tell Supreme Court 8 Sep 2018 Canadian Press
Refugee advocates criticize Scheer over policy seeking to end birthright citizenship 27 Aug 2018 Globe and Mail
Okanagan father struggling to get Canadian citizenship for son born overseas 8 Jun 2018 Global News
Canada's failed commitment to international human rights law in Abdoul Abdi case 28 May 2018 Toronto Star
Deportation hearing for former Somali child refugee deferred for now 7 Mar 2018 CTV News
Court rejects former child refugee Abdoul Abdi's request to temporarily stop deportation proceedings 23 Feb 2018 Toronto Star
As Abdoul Abdi's parent, Canada is guilty of child neglect 15 Feb 2018 Globe and Mail
Judge reserves decision at emergency hearing on Abdoul Abdi deportation case 15 Feb 2018 CBC News
Canada's institutions repeatedly failed former child refugee Abdoul Abdi 14 Feb 2018 Toronto Star
Court to hear former N.S. child refugee's request to pause deportation 11 Feb 2018 CTV News
How Canada's child welfare system fails refugees like Abdoul Abdi 17 Jan 2018 Macleans
'The government was our parents': Abdoul Abdi's sister says Somali refugee failed by Canadian foster system 15 Jan 2018 CBC Radio
N.S. says it can't help former child refugee facing deportation to Somalia 9 Jan 2018 National Post
B.C. lawyer falls short in bid to test refugee rules 10 Aug 2017 Canadian Press
New citizenship study guide highlights Indigenous Peoples, Canada's responsibilities 23 Jul 2017 Canadian Press
High number of women failing citizenship test reflects barriers they face, advocates say 3 Jul 2017 Toronto Star
Liberal bill to reverse Conservative move to strip citizenships passes Senate 19 Jun 2017 CBC News
The pendulum swing on government service fees 17 May 2017 Policy Options
Liberals should restore right to citizenship hearing: 12 May 2017