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Immigration plans unveiled

February 14, 2022 — Ottawa — Our immigration system has helped shape Canada into the country it is today – one that is prosperous, diverse, and welcoming to those in need. Newcomers enrich and better our communities, and they work every day to create jobs, care for...

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Thank you IRC

A big thank you to Islamic Relief Canada. The organization has made CCI Ottawa one of the recipients of its Share Your Warmth initiative.

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Minister Mendicino marks Citizenship Week

Ottawa, May 17, 2021 — The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, P.C., M.P., Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today issued the following statement to mark Citizenship Week: “Today, Canadians celebrate the start of Citizenship Week, a time to express...

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Immigrants represent almost one quarter of the population of the City of Ottawa.

Welcoming Newcomers to Ottawa since 1954

CCI Ottawa celebrated our 68th anniversary in 2022. Your contribution as a Donor, Member, or Volunteer tells us that you value the work we do together to settle and integrate newcomers from every part of the world. Together, we are building a more welcoming community.