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Canoo Access Pass
Since 2010, Canoo has helped more than 450,000 newcomers enjoy the very best of Canada for free.
Our enhanced citizenship ceremonies have welcomed over 14,000 people into an unforgettable experience of reflection and celebration as they join the Canadian family.
Research and Ideas
As the world’s leading voice on citizenship and inclusion, our research, insights and events shape discourse and drive positive change.
ICC’s Roundtable Discussions Connects New Citizens
The ICC was fortunate to celebrate new Canadians during an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony on March 14, 2023, in Montréal, Québec. At the Espace pour La Vie (Montreal’s Space for Life), guests are able to fully experience nature throughout the entire year.
The National Ballet of Canada Creates Unforgettable Cultural Experience for Canoo Members
On March 14th, the National Ballet of Canada, in partnership with the Institute for Canadian Citizenship, hosted a magical evening for 200 newcomers to Canada. We would like to thank the National Ballet of Canada for this memorable night of beauty, culture and community building. Their commitment to enriching the lives of Canadians through the arts is inspiring.
Canoo Insights Report: Part 3 Canoo Women Members
According to Statistics Canada, over 7 million women living in Canada were born outside of the country, and in 2022, IRCC welcomed 242,884 female permanent residents, 52% of the total […]
ICC Hosts New Citizens at the Art Gallery of Alberta
On March 2, 2023, the ICC had the pleasure of hosting an in-person Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony at the Art Gallery of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta. Presiding Official Ellicia Vieira administered the oath of citizenship and welcomed 39 individuals from 18 countries as Canadian citizens.
ICC Celebrates New Canadian Citizens in Calgary, Alberta
On February 28, 2023, ICC hosted an in-person Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony at the Hangar Flight Museum in Calgary, Alberta. Presiding Official Irene Pfeiffer administered the oath of citizenship and welcomed 27 individuals from 14 countries as Canadian citizens.
ICC Welcomes New Canadian Citizens during In-Person Ceremony in Winnipeg, Manitoba
On February 15, 2023, we were honoured to host an in-person Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, Manitoba. As the world’s first museum dedicated to human rights, the venue highlights respect and compassion while encouraging meaningful conversations.
ICC Immigration Dashboard: February 2023 Update
The latest immigration data (December 2022) has been released by IRCC and the complete 2022 data updates can be found on our immigration dashboard. Data are released by IRCC on […]
ICC’s Citizenship Ceremony at Toronto Pearson International Airport
On February 10th, 2023, we were honoured to host a citizenship ceremony at Toronto Pearson International Airport. We are grateful to the Toronto Pearson International Airport for animating their space and welcoming the new citizenship candidates, their friends, family, and community members with such a memorable ceremony venue.
Newcomers falling out of love with Canadian citizenship
The percentage of permanent residents obtaining Canadian citizenship has plummeted since 2001, according to new Statistics Canada data obtained by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship.
450 000 km² of memories
Discover over 200 Parks Canada places and everything they have to offer. Whether you’re looking for action and adventure or a gorgeous relaxing retreat. Marine areas. Historic sites. National parks.
BC Sports Hall of Fame
Celebrating the stories of British Columbia’s best athletes and teams in a family friendly fun environment, this large sports museum is proud to house some “must see” exhibits.
London Symphonia is a professional symphony orchestra committed to performing vibrant and bold musical experiences for London and the region.
The Beaverbrook Art Gallery brings art and community together in a dynamic cultural environment dedicated to the highest standards in exhibitions, programming, education and stewardship.