Over the last week, the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) held new draws in the pools of the International Experience Canada (IEC) program. From August 7 to August 13 Canada invited 499 young foreigners to apply for an IEC open work permit. As of August 13, there are 21,416 candidates registered in the pool, waiting for the invitation. In this round, there were 37 ITAs for Australia, 2 ITAs for Belgium, 5 ITAs for Croatia, 12 ITAs for the Czech Republic, 6 ITAs for Denmark, 199 ITAs for France, 38 ITAs for Germany, 2 ITAs for Greece, 8 ITAs for Hong Kong, 46 ITAs for Ireland, 17 ITAs for Japan, 18 ITAs for South Korea, 1 ITA for Latvia, 8 ITAs for the Netherlands, 2 ITAs for New Zealand, 1 ITA for Norway, 6 ITAs for Portugal, 5 ITAs for Slovakia, 12 ITAs for Spain, 3 ITAs for Sweden, 4 ITAs for Switzerland, 11 ITAs for Taiwan, and 56 ITAs for the United Kingdom. In total, Canada issued 15,963 ITAs under the IEC in 2021.