Canada announces that these temporary residents are exempt from work permit fees

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The Canadian government has announced the cancellation of work permits for temporary residents of Canada as well as open work permits and study permits for temporary residents of Haiti in Canada.

Providing support to citizens of Haiti

Through this decision, the Canadian government aims to provide support to Haitian citizens, coinciding with the significant deterioration of violence in Haiti and the ongoing crisis in the country.

Obtaining exemptions from fees

The Canadian federal government also said that Canadian family members who arrived as temporary residents, regardless of their nationality, would also be eligible for fee exemptions.

Three months of coverage from the Interim Federal Health Program

It is worth noting that the Canadian government will also provide three months of coverage from the temporary federal health program for those who qualify for a fee waiver. This additional support aims to facilitate the residence of family members of Canadians who have fled Haiti in Canada with their families.

Work and study in a safe environment

The federal government explained that Haitian citizens will also be able to work and study in a safe environment while in Canada. Immigration Minister Mark Miller expressed deep concern for the well-being of people in Haiti and stated that these measures will help support those affected by violence and political instability in their home country.

44,000 Haitians live in Canada

The government claims that 44,000 Haitians live in Canada under temporary resident status. With the appointment of a new prime minister by Haiti's transitional council at the end of April, the situation in the country has been characterized by extreme gang violence and political vacuum.

Study permits and open work permits

Many have fled Haiti in response to ongoing unrest and instability; The Canadian government's move to free payments for study permits, open work permits and status renewals is a step towards helping individuals affected by the situation.

Haitians living in Canada temporarily

The duty waivers and additional assistance provided by the Canadian government are part of a larger effort to meet the needs of Haitians living in Canada temporarily.

Enabling the integration of Haitian people into Canadian society

Removing financial barriers to obtaining study or work permits will help the government enable the integration of Haitian people into Canadian society and give them opportunities to create a brighter future for their families and themselves.

Empathy, inclusion and solidarity with those in need

Canada's principles of compassion, inclusion and solidarity with those in need are reflected in the government's will to help those who have had to leave their country of origin due to violence and insecurity.

Temporary residence in Canada for Haitians

For Haitians with temporary resident status in Canada, the government's decision to waive study permit payments, open work permits or status extensions shows dedication to helping people affected by the disaster in Haiti.

Rebuild their lives in a safe and stable environment

The government wants to help Haitian citizens living in Canada rebuild their lives in a safe and stable environment by easing financial obligations and providing additional health care.

This project demonstrates dedication to upholding humanitarian values and principles in times of crisis and highlights Canada's ongoing attempts to help refugees and vulnerable groups everywhere.

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