Marco Mendicino马科·曼迪西诺被任命为新加拿大移民部部长

2019年11月20日, Marco Mendicino 马科·曼迪西诺,被任命为新的加拿大移民部部长。他是加拿大自由党政客,在2015年联邦大选中, 被选为格林顿·劳伦斯区国会议员。

马科·曼迪西诺,1973年7月28日出生, 意大利移民后裔。先后在卡尔顿大学学习政治科学,温莎大学法学院,约克大学学习人力资源管理,从政前,从事了近十年的联邦检察官,致力于协助打击有组织的犯罪和恐怖分子绳之于法。之后将践行特鲁多领导的自由党在大选中所承诺的移民政策。


The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino was first elected as the Member of Parliament for Eglinton—Lawrence in 2015.

Minister Mendicino is a proud resident of Toronto and a passionate advocate for his community. During his first term, he championed local investments in public transit and in affordable housing and supported youth-driven programs aimed at creating more employment opportunities and safe spaces.

Before entering politics, Minister Mendicino served as a federal prosecutor for nearly 10 years, helping to fight against organized crime and bring terrorists—including members of the “Toronto 18”—to justice. He also worked at the Law Society of Ontario, was elected President of the Association of Justice Counsel and taught trial advocacy as an Adjunct Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School.

The son of an immigrant family, Minister Mendicino has a long track record of community activism in Eglinton—Lawrence. He has sat on numerous boards, volunteering at John Wanless Public School, COSTI Immigrant Services, Toronto Symphony Volunteer Committee, North Toronto Soccer Club, and Heart & Stroke Canada.

Minister Mendicino lives in Toronto with his wife and children.