Over the last week, the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) held new draws in the pools of International Experience Canada (IEC). From May 2 to May 8, Canada invited 2,524 young foreigners to apply for an IEC open work permit. As of May 6, there are 22,716 candidates registered in the pool, waiting for the invitation. In this round, there were 210 ITAs for Australia, 56 ITAs for Austria, 25 ITAs for Belgium, 1 ITA for Chile, 1 ITA for Costa Rica, 7 ITAs for Croatia, 26 ITAs for the Czech Republic, 7 ITAs for Denmark, 2 ITAs for Estonia, 618 ITAs for France, 106 ITAs for Germany, 2 ITAs for Greece, 21 ITAs for Hong Kong, 307 ITAs for Ireland, 57 ITAs for Italy, 157 ITAs for Japan, 197 ITAs for South Korea, 1 ITA for Latvia, 11 ITAs for Lithuania, 1 ITA for Luxembourg, 12 ITAs for the Netherlands, 59 ITAs for New Zealand, 4 ITAs for Norway, 12 ITAs for Poland, 47 ITAs for Portugal, 1 ITA for San Marino, 9 ITAs for Slovakia, 2 ITAs for Slovenia, 40 ITAs for Spain, 13 ITAs for Sweden, 5 ITAs for Switzerland, 21 ITAs for Taiwan, and 886 ITAs for the United Kingdom. In 2022, Canada issued 73,272 ITAs under the IEC Program.