In the media: Migrant workers

Title Date Type Source URL
Power to inspect TFW employers without a warrant hasn't been used 5 Feb 2015 Article Globe and Mail Link
Some temporary foreign workers in Alberta to get reprieve 3 Feb 2015 Article CBC News Link
Federal government approves bridging measures for Alberta foreign workers 2 Feb 2015 Article Calgary Herald Link
Stress levels high as thousands of TFWs face April 1 deadline to return home 30 Jan 2015 Article Calgary Herald Link
Bonduelle plan for on-site migrant housing sparks concern 14 Jan 2015 Article CTV Windsor News Link
Why Canada's immigration program misses the mark when it comes to filling jobs 6 Jan 2015 Column Financial Post Link
Travailleurs migrants : « invisibles et jetables » ? 17 Dec 2014 Article CBC Link
Canadians think employers abuse temporary foreign worker program: survey 14 Dec 2014 Article Ottawa Citizen Link
Ex-Tim Hortons temporary foreign workers fear deportation after whistleblowing 9 Dec 2014 Article CBC News Link
Harper government's changes to Live-in Caregiver Program harm workers 1 Dec 2014 Article rabble.ca Link
New rules for federal live-in caregivers program 28 Nov 2014 Article Toronto Star Link
Foreign caregiver reforms impose cap, make live-in requirement optional 31 Oct 2014 Article CBC Link
Number of temporary foreign workers rose despite push to curtail program 27 Oct 2014 Article Globe and Mail Link
Numbers of low-skilled temporary foreign workers rose despite push to curtail program 27 Oct 2014 Article Globe and Mail Link
Foreign caregivers backlog grows as families wait for residency 19 Oct 2014 Article CBC Link
Ottawa slow to monitor temporary foreign worker program compliance 10 Oct 2014 Article The Globe and Mail Link
Foreign live-in caregivers demand Canadian permanent residency rights - The Globe and Mail 9 Oct 2014 Article The Globe and Mail Link
'Medical repatriation' puts sick, injured migrant farm workers out of sight and mind | Toronto Star 4 Oct 2014 Article Toronto Star Link
Foreign worker paid consultant $25K to get visa, but arrived to find no job 29 Sep 2014 Article CBC News Link
Temporary Foreign Workers Subject To ‘Quasi-Indentured Status,' Jason Kenney Says 20 Sep 2014 Article Huffington Post Canada Link
Temporary foreign worker applications drop 74% since new reforms 16 Sep 2014 Article CBC News Link
Temporary foreign worker dies in freak accident, leaves chilling testimony - Montreal - CBC News 9 Sep 2014 Article CBC Link
Group pushes for permanent residency status for temporary foreign workers 20 Aug 2014 Article Edmonton Journal Link
Changes needed for Canada's live-in caregiver program 15 Aug 2014 Op-ed CBC News Link
Protect Migrant Workers in our Communities 7 Aug 2014 Op-ed The Windsor Star Link

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