Canada invited 539 young foreigners under the International Experience Canada
Over the last week, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted new rounds of invitations in the pools of the International Experience Canada (IEC) program. From June 5 to June 11, Canada invited 539 young foreigners to apply for an IEC open work permit. As of June 11, there are 16,630 candidates registered in the pool, waiting for the invitation. In this round, there were 21 ITAs for Australia, 6 ITAs for Belgium, 10 ITAs for Chile, 13 ITAs for Costa Rica, 21 ITAs for the Czech Republic, 4 ITAs for Denmark, 221 ITAs for France, 2 ITAs for Greece, 9 ITAs for Hong Kong, 63 ITAs for Ireland, 2 ITAs for Italy, 20 ITAs for Japan, 37 ITAs for South Korea, 5 ITAs for the Netherlands, 2 ITAs for New Zealand, 1 ITA for Norway, 3 ITAs for Portugal, 9 ITAs for Slovakia, 8 ITAs for Spain, 4 ITAs for Sweden, 7 ITAs for Switzerland, 21 ITAs for Taiwan, and 50 ITAs for the United Kingdom. In total, Canada issued 10,905 ITAs under the IEC in 2021. In addition, IRCC announced that the first round for Germany will happen on June 21, 2021.