Labour Mobility between EU and Canada: Labour Market Research Study (2010)

One of the most critical issues facing Canada’s environmental sector is the shortage of skilled labour. Increasingly, immigration has become a major source of filling this gap for Canada.

Labour Mobility between EU and Canada explores mechanisms to allow the Canadian environment sector to reach its full economic and employment potential in the global economy with migrant workers, including recent agreements to improve foreign credential recognition, facilitate international labour mobility, and strengthen the Canada-EU partnership.


  • Opportunities for migration of environmental workers to Canada from key EU countries
  • Canada’s  strengths to encourage and improve mobility of EU environmental workers as well as barriers to mobility from these countries to Canada
  • Testimonials from experts and immigrants for improving mobility of EU environmental workers