The Immigration and Refugee Board is seeking full-time order-in-council members for its offices in Montreal, Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary. The positions are with the Refugee Protection Division and the Immigration Appeal Division. Let’s get some child advocates inside! Deadline to apply is June 30th.
This is an archive of immigrantchildren.ca
ZS (Zofia Sonia) Worotynec set up immigrantchildren.ca in 2007 as part of a volunteer contribution to the since defunct Canadian Coalition for Immigrant Children and Youth. From 2008 to 2021 the blog was a solo passion where ZS would share information, resources, and opinions on issues related to immigrant, refugee, newcomer children and youth in Canada.
Appointments and reappointments to the IRB were announced today. Among them, two members with some background in children’s issues, including Ana C. Costa, who served on the Board of the Catholic Children’s Aid Society and Paulah Jean Dauns, a former child witness coordinator for the BC Attorney General.