Jeremy J. Nuttall, who exposed in The Tyee the illegal practice of recruiters charging international workers to gain entry to Canada's Temporary Foreign Workers Program, carries his investigation forward with funding from Tyee readers. As the Conservative government declared it was reforming the system, Nuttall spent months investigating how workers, imported from countries ranging from the Philippines to Jamaica, are subject to abuse and what it would take to eliminate the practice.
In This Series
And more signs reforms fall short. First in a Tyee reader-funded series investigating controversial federal initiative.
PM Harper has now admitted it happens. What can halt it? Second in a Tyee reader-funded series.
Illegal fees, empty promises. Caribbean victims speak as Tyee reader-funded series continues.
Federal fixes can't reach fraudsters cheating applicants of life savings, admit officials.