New website helps professional immigrants in Manitoba

Fairness Commissioner hopes to smooth transition
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 11/09/2010

Immigrants professionals should have an easier time establishing their careers in Manitoba with the launch of a new website. The Office of the Manitoba Fairness Commissioner (OMFC) has launched the site to make it more efficient and faster for immigrants.

“Many immigrants are highly trained professionals who arrive here with a wealth of valuable experience that would benefit Manitobans and enrich the economy,” said Labour and Immigration Minister Jennifer Howard announced today. “The Office of the Fairness Commissioner and this new website will support changes to professional recognition processes to smooth their transition into this country and help them establish their careers as quickly as possible.