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Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.

Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.

Recorded Webinar on New Tools for Helping People Find Good Legal Information

Recorded on June 14, 2017, this webinar is designed for community workers who help users find legal information. It covers Steps to Justice, CLEO's new website for helping clients find step-by-step information about common legal problems. It also outlines the difference between legal information and legal advice.

Launch of the Global Skills Strategy

As part of the Strategy, which includes four pillars, high-skilled workers coming to Canada on a temporary basis are now able to benefit from two-week processing of applications for work permits and, when necessary, temporary resident visas. Open work permits for spouses and study permits for dependants will also be processed in two weeks when applicable.