CBC/Metro Morning: The Canadian Experience

One of the most persistent and frustrating barriers to employment for newcomers to Canada is the so-called Canadian experience requirement. Helen spoke to Ratna Omidvar President of Maytree. Listen to audio. Source: CBC/Metro Morning ...

Removing the “Canadian experience” barrier

On July 15, the Ontario Human Rights Commission released their policy on removing the ‘Canadian experience’ barrier. The OHRC takes the position that a strict requirement for ‘Canadian experience’ is discriminatory and can only be used in rare...