Many newcomers who move to Canada might be doing so as a result of being forcibly displaced from their countries of origin. In many cases, they do not have access to the credentials needed in order to pursue education and work in Canada.
World Education Services has recently launched the Gateway program for such individuals. By providing credential evaluations, even when authentication of official documents is not possible, the Gateway program aims to help individuals who want to get a Canadian education, attain professional licensure, or return to their professions. Beth Clarke of WES tells us more.