11th National Metropolis Conference Workshop Presentations - Friday Sessions

Block A Sessions: Friday March 20, 2009, 14:00-15:30

Block A Sessions.pdf

WORKSHOPS

A1 How Immigrant Families Find Affordable Housing
A2 The Role of Public Institutions and the Integration of Skilled Immigrants (Video)
A3 Community of Choice: Immigrant Settlement is Everyone's Business
A4 Temporary Residents in Canada: Trends and Transitions to Permanent Residency
A5 Integration and Inclusion across Canada: Newfoundland and Nova Scotia
A6 The Role of Schools and Families Interactions in Immigrant Children's Adaptation
A7 Trafficking in Persons: Determining Shape, Scope and Solutions (simultaneous interpretation provided)
A8 Reading the signs: Health literacy and immigrant/refugee population
A9 Perspectives on ESL Acquisition and Integration
A10 Transracial Adoption: Research on Parenting across Racial and Cultural Lines
A11 Recent Labour Market Outcomes among Canada's Immigrants
A12 How Does Religion Contribute to Immigrant Integration and Public Policy?
A13 Creating Change through Collaboration
A14 Settlement Services in Canadian Suburbs
A15 Higher Education and Labour Outcomes for Immigrants to Canada
A16 Child Migrants and Policy-Research Priorities and Directions
A17 Les représentations des immigrants dans les régions du Québec et du Canada
A18 Enhancing Policies and Practices for Alberta's Immigrant and Refugee Youth
A19 The New Geographies of Homelessness
A20 Research Methods on Pathways to Radicalization and Violent Extremism
A21 From School to Work: Transition Experiences of Recently Arrived Immigrant Youth
A22 Crossing Boundaries to Improve Immigrant Integration at Home and Abroad
A23 Experiencing Migration and Dealing with Diabetes: Challenges for Public Health

 

Block B Sessions, Friday March 20, 2009, 16:00-17:30

Block B Sessions.pdf

WORKSHOPS

B1 The Impact of 'Race,' Racialization & Racism on Immigrant & Refugee Health
B2 The Role of Public Institutions and the Integration of Skilled Immigrants (Video)
B3 Promoting the Full Integration of Immigrants with Low Literacy
B4 Mitigating Post-Arrival Risks to Refugee Health
B5 Municipal Initiatives to Promote the Social Integration of Immigrants & Refugees (Video)
B6 From Multicultural to Intercultural: Assessment of Communicative Civic Spaces
B7 L'intégration des immigrantes au Québec : portrait de différents sous-groupes/Integration of Immigrant Women in Quebec : A look at different groups (simultaneous interpretation provided)
B8 Integration and Inclusion across Canada: Alberta, Saskatchewan and Territories
B9 Temporary Worker Programs and Citizenship in Canada: Are Restrictions of Rights and Freedoms for "Low-Skilled" Workers Demonstrably Justified in a Free Democratic Society?
B10 Negotiating Identity & Belonging: Challenges and Possibilities Facing Refugees B11 Immigrant Youth, Schooling and Employment
B12 How Does Religion Contribute to Immigrant Integration and Public Policy?
B13 Creating Change through Collaboration
B14 Settlement Services in Canadian Suburbs
B15 Higher Education and Labour Outcomes for Immigrants to Canada
B16 Culturally Sensitive Eldercare for Chinese and Korean Canadians
B17 Les représentations des immigrants dans les régions du Québec et du Canada B18 Enhancing Policies and Practices for Alberta's Immigrant and Refugee Youth
B19 The New Geographies of Homelessness
B20 Evidence on Radicalization: What Do We Actually Know?
B21 Virtual Frontiers: Maximizing the Internet's Potential (Video)
B22 Karibuni: A Documentary Investigating the Franco-African Immigrant Experience
B23 Beyond the Live-in Caregiver Program: An Overview of Post-LCP Experiences

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