Resources and Information

Check back frequently for relevant news articles and websites, as well as summaries of local reports. Interested in learning more about a particular issue or topic? Let us know!

Sept. 2016 Conference

Presentation – Northern Policy Institute

Presentation – CVNW – families and Communities

Presentation – CVNW – indigenous Peoples

Presentation – CVNW – migrants

Presentation – LEPC

Presentation – Migration

Youth

“Indigenous mentorship program receives $1 million gift” (August 2, 2017) – https://www.tbnewswatch.com/local-news/indigenous-mentorship-program-receives-1-million-gift-687414

Infrastructure

“1000 Thunder Bay Area Residents Invited for Basic Income Project” (June 21, 2017) – https://www.tbnewswatch.com/local-news/1000-thunder-bay-area-residents-invited-for-basic-income-project-648527

Education and Training

“Northern Ontario Schools Suffer Ongoing Inequities” (June 5, 2017) – https://www.tbnewswatch.com/local-news/northern-ontario-schools-suffer-ongoing-inequities-634494

Economic Participation

North Superior Workforce Planning Board – https://www.nswpb.ca/

Baakaakonaanan Ishkwaandemonan (Opening Doors For You)  http://openingdoors4u.ca/

Access Talent Initiative – https://www.ontario.ca/page/access-talent-ontarios-employment-strategy-people-disabilities

“Immigration, Intolerance, and the Populist Paradox” (June 18, 2017) –  https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/immigration-intolerance-and-the-populist-paradox/article35355350/?click=sf_globefb

“Government to speed up permit processing for foreign high-skilled workers” (June 12, 2017) – http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/global-skills-strategy-1.4156364

“Ottawa fast-tracking would-be immigrants with French skills, siblings in Canada” (June 5, 2017)  – http://www.hrreporter.com/recruitment-and-retention/33640-ottawa-fast-tracking-would-be-immigrants-with-french-skills-siblings-in-canada/

“Ontario continuing to welcome newcomers with expanded and modernized immigration program” (February 16, 2017)  https://news.ontario.ca/mci/en/2017/02/ontario-continuing-to-welcome-newcomers-with-expanded-and-modernized-immigration-program.html