Canada wants one million more immigrants over next three years

A year ago, Donald Trump, the president of the United States of America, said he didn't want the USA accepting immigrants from Haiti or countries in Africa or similar "s-hole countries". Now is a good time to start packing your bags.

For Canada to add one million immigrants over the next three years, the nation would need to welcome approximately 350,000 - roughly 1 percent of its current population - in each of 2019, 2020 and 2021.

Canada welcomed more than 286,000 permanent residents in 2017 and projects that number could reach 350,000 this year, CNN reported.

That's a lot of immigrants, eh?

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The decision has reportedly been taken to offset Canada's aging population and declining birth rate while growing its labor force.

"Thanks in great part to the newcomers we have welcomed throughout our history, Canada has developed into the strong and vibrant country we all enjoy", said Ahmed Hussen, Canada's minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship (IRCC).

Canada is especially dedicated to offering protection to refugees.

This comes as there has been an unprecedented rise in the levels of refugees during the recent the recent years with the UNHCR figures showing around 68.5 million people have been forcibly displaced. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers.

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