Archive for April 2017

Children Would Get Equitable Access To Canadian Citizenship In Bill C6 Amendment

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Thousands of children could benefit from Senator Victor Oh’s proposed amendment Senator Victor Oh has tabled an amendment to Bill C6 that would enable minors to apply for Canadian citizenship separately from their parents, something that has been possible in Norway for a while. The amendment would apply to children who are asylum seekers, estranged […]

Malala Yousafzai Becomes Honorary Canadian Citizen

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Justin Trudeau presented her with a certificate documenting her as an honorary Canadian Malala Yousafzai — Nobel Peace Prize winner, a United Nations messenger of peace, and global advocate for education became the sixth person to be bestowed with honorary Canadian citizenship and the youngest recipient of the honour, ever. In October, 2012, Yousafzai was shot […]