Title:Report on temporary foreign workers in Alberta: the AFL round table on temporary foreign workers.
Corporate Author: Alberta Federation of Labour
Subject:Immigration – employment, foreign qualifications|split|Immigration – planning, policy Publisher:Alberta Federation of Labour
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:2010
This report details the proceedings of a day-long series of workshops held with temporary foreign workers, community volunteers, immigrant-serving agencies, and trade unions. The consultation was in response to the Department of Employment and Immigration’s roundtables on the subject. The workshop reported ongoing issues with unscrupulous employers, recruiters, and labour brokers. Despite provincial government consultation on how Alberta’s laws protecting TFWs from abuse by recruiters, no action has yet been taken on amendments to Alberta legislation.