What does Canada’s 100 million policy mean for migrants and the world?
In October 2016, Canada stunned the world by announcing its ambition to grow its population of 36 million (at that time!) to 100 million through a series of immigration-friendly initiatives. This is one of the most ambitious migration policies of any nation at any time in human history. Reaching 100 million citizens would nearly triple […]
January 11, 2023
International Migration: Overcoming Adversity in 2022
Every year on December 18, the world observes International Migrants Day. It’s an opportunity to reflect on the challenges that migrants face in leaving their home for a new life abroad, the opportunities and crises that compel them to leave as well as the impact their efforts have on the loved ones left behind. In […]
December 16, 2022
International Day of Families: Will Megacities Determine the Future of Families?
Families and Urbanization is the theme the United Nations has chosen for the 2022 International Day of Families. Why? By the year 2050, 68% of the world’s population will live in urban areas, according to UN estimates. If that forecast proves correct, it will mean a demographic about-face from how people lived a century earlier […]
May 12, 2022
Calculating the Costs of Brain Drain
There are more people displaced by conflict and political turmoil today than at any time since World War II. Not only is the situation in Ukraine causing massive displacement of people, conflicts in the Middle East, ongoing crises in parts of Africa, and frequent violence in Latin America are some of the reasons forcing many […]
March 31, 2022
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