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IMMIGRATION : Corporate leaders announce efforts to help refugees

Sep 21, 2016 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

Canada's John McCallum arrived at a conference in New York on Tuesday with a confession to make.

"I am probably the only Immigration Minister in the world" whose main challenge is that "I cannot produce refugees fast enough," he said.

Canada's refugee-sponsorship model was in the global spotlight on Tuesday as corporate leaders and philanthropists gathered to discuss how the private sector could bolster efforts to help asylum seekers.

The effort was an extension of the summit c...