Guillermo Candiz is a post-doctoral candidate at the Université Laval Department of Geography. His main academic focus is on the migration processes in America and North Africa, and particularly on the migration paths of Central Americans to Mexico and sub-Saharan people to Morocco. He has also collaborated on various projects with Dr. Danièle Bélanger, from the Université Laval Department of Geography, and Dr. Tanya Basok, from the University of Windsor Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology. These projects have studied the migration projects and paths of irregular migrants, migrant regularization programs, transnational care flows, seasonal migration programs and the geopolitical issues of migration. He is pursuing his doctoral research with the support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and the Fonds de Recherche du Québec — Société et culture (FRQSC).