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- Website: Immigration.ca
- Resource type: Podcast
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Criticism of the new lottery system has called for a second draw before the end of 2017. The program originally selected sponsorship applicants on a first-come first-served basis.
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sponsorship, lottery system, criticism, IRCC, immigration
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Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 10/5/2018 1:46:45 PM
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