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‘Ethnocultural Communities’ Role in Supporting Newcomers to Winnipeg

'Ethnocultural Communities’ Role in Supporting Newcomers to WinnipegResearchers: Jill Bucklaschuk1, Reuben Garang2, Janelle Gobin3, and Ray Silvius3 Affiliation: University of Guelph1, Immigration Partnership Winnipeg2, and University of Winnipeg3 Research Partner: Immigration Partnership Winnipeg (IPW) Keywords: Ethnocultural community organizations, integration, settlement, newcomer support, employment, funding, housing, language services, familiesJump to: Full Infographic, Methodology, Findings, Publications & ReportsSummaryObjective: To better [...]

‘Ethnocultural Communities’ Role in Supporting Newcomers to Winnipeg2020-09-08T15:11:53-03:00

The Impacts of Literacy and Numeracy on Earnings: Do Admission Categories Matter?

The Impacts of Literacy and Numeracy on Earnings: Do Admission Categories Matter?Researchers: Richard Mueller1, Khuong Troung2, and Fariborz Birjandian3 Affiliation: University of Lethbridge1, McMaster University2, and Calgary Catholic Immigration Society3 Research Partner: Calgary Catholic Immigration SocietyKeywords: Refugees, refugee youth, settlement and integration of refugee youth, ethnocultural and political identities of refugee youth, citizenship and refugee youth, refugee [...]

The Impacts of Literacy and Numeracy on Earnings: Do Admission Categories Matter?2020-09-08T15:08:09-03:00

Youth Newcomers’ Educational Resistance

Youth Newcomers' Educational ResistanceResearchers: Reza Nakhaie Affiliation: University of Windsor Research Partner: YMCA, Western OntarioKeywords: Youth Newcomers, Education, Educational resistance, Refugee, Refugee education, Self-control, Canada, Personality Traits, Families, BelongingJump to: Full Infographic, Methodology, Findings, Publications & ReportsSummaryObjective: To understand how personality traits, such as self-control, contribute to educational resistance among newcomer youth.Justification: Refugee youth have [...]

Youth Newcomers’ Educational Resistance2020-08-06T14:36:17-03:00

Immigrant and Refugee Settlement in Canada: Trends in Federal Funding

Immigrant and Refugee Settlement in Canada: Trends in Federal FundingResearchers: Jennifer Braun, Dominique ClémentAffiliation: University of AlbertaResearch Partner: Alberta Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (AISSA)Keywords: Refugee, Immigrant, Settlement Support, Federal Funding, CanadaJump to: Full Infographic, Methodology, Findings, Publications & ReportsSummaryObjective: This research compares provincial landing rates and federal funding distribution for settlement and integration. It also examines [...]

Immigrant and Refugee Settlement in Canada: Trends in Federal Funding2020-09-01T14:46:48-03:00

Multiple Barriered Refugee Youth and Interrupted Schooling

Project Researchers Project Description In recent years, the Newcomer Education Coalition (NEC), in cooperation with Immigration Partnership Winnipeg (IPW), has been engaged with the public school system in Winnipeg, Manitoba, to learn about the challenges facing refugee and newcomer youth within the education system and develop responses to better incorporate [...]

Multiple Barriered Refugee Youth and Interrupted Schooling2020-05-15T10:18:46-03:00

Refugee Reception and Perception in Germany and Canada

Project Researchers Project Description This research project sought to compare the perception of Syrian refugees in Canadian and German media. Both countries have taken in large amounts of refugees and while the initial reception has been overwhelmingly sympathetic, long-term perspectives in both countries are dominated by questions of identities and [...]

Refugee Reception and Perception in Germany and Canada2020-05-21T11:23:51-03:00

The appearance and disappearance of asylum seeking families from the DPRK in Canada

Project Researchers Project Description Between 2010 and 2014, hundreds to thousands of asylum seekers from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (a.k.a. North Korea) arrived in Canada, many with children, hoping to obtain refugee status. Some of the initial applicants were accepted while later applicants in this period have, for the [...]

The appearance and disappearance of asylum seeking families from the DPRK in Canada2020-05-21T12:01:49-03:00

Comparative study of provincial funding programs for refugees and immigrants in Canada

Project Researchers Project Description This project was a collaboration between the University of Alberta and the Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service Agencies of BC (AMSSA). Researchers undertook a comparative study of provincial funding programs for refugees and immigrants in Canada, focusing on disparities between regions, which might have a profound [...]

Comparative study of provincial funding programs for refugees and immigrants in Canada2020-03-13T12:09:35-03:00
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