OCTIP One-Year Status Report - summary of immediate actions and additional activities completed to fulfill the first year of the B.C. Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking
Staying Current (November 2014 Edition) — B.C.’s Office to Combat Trafficking in Persons resource compiles and summarizes reports, headlines and other items relating to human trafficking, which OCTIP has obtained through colleagues, partners and online resources.
Protection and assistance for victims of human trafficking
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (www.cic.gc.ca) Summary: Under new guidelines, victims are eligible to extend the length of a temporary resident permit (TRP) from 120 days to 180 days. Additional assistance is also provided. A link to the TRP policy and procedural guidelines is provided at the end of this article.