The Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials (CICIC) at CMEC disseminates information and acts as a national clearinghouse and referral service to support the recognition and portability of Canadian and international academic and occupational qualifications.

CICIC was established in 1990 to fulfill Canada’s obligations under the UNESCO Convention on the Recognition of Studies, Diplomas and Degrees concerning Higher Education in the States belonging to the Europe Region. The UNESCO recognition conventions promote international mobility by advocating wider recognition of higher education and professional qualifications.

As Canada's National Information Centre under UNESCO conventions to facilitate the mobility of talent, CICIC:

The CICIC Web site provides a wealth of information and resources, including: