Canada has the largest and most comprehensive and elaborate skilled labour migration system in the OECD, according to a new OECD report.
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This document provides an overview of the key challenges for Canada’s labour migration system, along with recommendations for future policy making.
Canada admitted 257 900 new permanent residents in 2012, equivalent to about 0.7% of the resident population and close to the average since 2006.
A. Gurría said that attracting enough high-skilled candidates for some countries may require introducing elements of supply, as well as demand-driven migration in their immigration regimes.