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  Archived Events ~ 2009
 


Archives 2010

DECEMBER 2009
 

Karthick Ramakrisnan & Tom Wong University of California ~ Immigration Control in Industrialized Democracies: What explains their variations? ~ December 2, 2009

 

Salima Ebrahim Canadian Council of Muslim Women ~ A Day in the Life… of a Second Generation Canadian Muslim Woman ~ December 3, 2009

 

Warren Silver & Mia Dauvergne Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Statistics Canada ~ Police-Reported Hate Crime in Canada ~ December 9 , 2009

NOVEMBER 2009
 

Vappu Tyyskä Ryerson University ~ Families and Violence in Punjabi and Tamil Communities in Toronto
November 20, 2009**Presentation postponed until further notice**

 

Usha George Ryerson University ~ Discrimination in the Workplace ~ November 23, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Nicole Gallant Institut national de la recherche scientifique ~ Francophone Immigration Outside of Quebec: Demographics, distribution, and Attitudes ~ November 24 , 2009 ~ Presentation

OCTOBER 2009
 

Erin Court Oxford University ~ From India to Canada: Diaspora Influence and Emigration State Power in the International Politics of Migration ~ October 1, 2009 ~ Presentation

  Mary Breeding ~ Migration of Highly Skilled Indians: Current Policy Trends and Future Insights on India-US Migration ~ October 16, 2009 ~ Presentation
 

Language Matters ~ A Policy-Research Seminar on Language
Acquisition and Newcomer Integration ~ October 22, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Sandeep Agrawal Ryerson University, Mohammad Qadeer Queen's University
Ethnic Enclaves in the Toronto Area and Social Integration: The City as Common Ground
October 27, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Myer Siemiatycki Ryerson University ~ Immigrant Voting Rights: Time for "Urban Citizenship"
October 29, 2009 ~ Presentation

SEPTEMBER 2009
 

Michline Milot Université du Québec à Montréal ~ Secular government and issues surrounding religious pluralism ~ September 23, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Valerie PrestonYork University ~ Does Geography Matter? Immigrants' Experiences of Discrimination in Canada's Gateway Cities ~ September 24, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Metropolis Presents Metropolis Ottawa ~ "Anti-Racism and Anti-Discrimination Activities: What Works and What Doesn't?" ~ September 29, 2009 ~ Presentation

AUGUST 2009
 

Kurt Peacock University of New Brunswick ~ Are the Cities Built by Immigrants Still Open to Them?
August 14, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Philip OreopoulosUniversity of Toronto ~ Why do Immigrants Struggle in the Labour Market?
August 14, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Usha GeorgeRyerson University ~ Discrimination in the Workplace: A Study of Highly Skilled Foreign-Trained Newcomers, **Presentation postponed until further notice**

 

Binod Khadria Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India ~ India’s Tryst with Emigration: Expectations, Possibilities, and Prospects ~ August 31, 2009

JULY 2009
 

Eva LazarDirector, Social Policy Division, Strategic Policy Branch Citizenship and Immigration Canada ~ Small Places, Small Homes: A Documentary on the Integration of Visible Minorities in Rural Canada ~July 9, 2009

 

Sandeep AgrawalRyerson University ~ Socio-Economic Integration of East Indian Immigrants ~ July 28, 2009
**Open to CIC participants only**

 

Miles Corak Ottawa University ~ Immigration in the Long Run: The Education and Earnings Mobility of Second Generation Canadians ~ July 30, 2009

JUNE 2009
 

Annick LenoirUniversity of Sherbrooke ~ Economic Outcomes of Morrocan and Algerian Immigrants in Montreal ~ June 5, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Lorna McLean University of Ottawa ~ Citizenship Education, Civil Society, Governance and Youth, Canada 1940’s-1960’s ~ June 10, 2009

 

Jeffrey Reitz University of Toronto ~ Multiculturalism and Social Cohesion: Potentials and Challenges of Diversity ~ June 11, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Dan Hiebert University of British Columbia ~ Exploring Minority Enclave Areas in Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver ~ June 15, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Immigrants and Public Health - Presentation of three policy briefs
• Mental Health and Immigrant Populations (written by Dr. Nazilla Khanlou),
• Racism as a Determinant of Immigrant Health (written by Dr. Ilene Hyman)
• and Health Literacy and Immigrant Populations (written by Dr. Laura Simich)
June 16, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Lisa White City of Surrey ~ Building Diversity Through Intercultural Outreach in Surrey
June 18, 2009 ~ Presentation (8mb)

 

Don DeVoretz Metropolis British Columbia ~ Economics of Citizenship ~ June 24, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Karim Karim Carleton University ~ Settlement Planning Through the Media
**Presentation postponed until further notice**

MAY 2009
 

Karim IsmailiRyerson University ~ Examining the Treatment of Immigrants in Post 9/11 U.S. Society
May 4, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

David Ley University of British Columbia ~ Recruiting “Human Talents”: Lessons for Canadian Policy-Makers
May 21, 2009 ~ Présentation

 

Michelle Goldberg OISE, University of Toronto ~ Supports to Families for More Welcoming Communities
May 25, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Alex Wilner Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) ~ The Logic of Post-9/11 Deterrence: Using Coercion, Influence, and Manipulation in Counterterrorism ~ May 26, 2009

 

Matt James University of Victoria ~ Wrestling with the Past: Political Apologies in Canada
May 27, 2009

 

Kathy Sherrell University of British Columbia ~ Legal Status, Place, or Something Else? The Housing Experiences of Refugees in Winnipeg and Vancouver ~ May 28, 2009

 

Raúl Delgado Wise The autonomous university of Zacatecas, Mexico ~ The Mexican labour export-led model under NAFTA: problems and challenges ~ May 29, 2009

APRIL 2009
 

Ravi PendakurUniversity of Ottawa ~ Voting and Social Inclusion in Sweden ~ April 15, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Livianna Tossutti Brock University ~ Municipal Multilingual Services in Canada ~ April 23, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Sara Silvestri Cambridge University ~ Europe’s Muslim Women: Potential, Aspirations and Challenges
April 27, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Sara Silvestri Cambridge University ~ What is “Radical” about Islam? ~ April 28, 2009 ~ Presentation

MARCH 2009
 

Leonie SandercockUniversity of British Columbia ~ How Strangers Become Neighbours: Integrating Immigrants through Community Development ~ March 5, 2009

 

Daniel Weinstock University of Montreal ~ The Theory and Practice of Citizenship in the 21st Century: A Few International Trends ~ March 12, 2009

 

Paul Bramadat University of Victoria ~ Political Minefields: Religion in post-secular society
March 12, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Miu Chung Yan University of British Columbia & Sean Lauer – University of British Columbia ~ Employment of New Generation ~ March 25, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Miu Chung Yan University of British Columbia ~ Readiness of Social Workers to Work with Newcomers
March 25, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Myriam Denov McGill University ~ Unaccompanied and Separated Migrant Children to Canada
March 30, 2009 ~ Presentation

FEBRUARY 2009
 

M. MildenbergerHunt Club Riverside Community Services Centre
H. Mousa Ottawa Police Service, Community Development Section
~ Reframing War Trauma
February 9, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Benjamin Giguère York University ~ Bicultural Identities: Second Generation Youth and Cultural Identifications
February 12, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Rob Vineberg Canada West Foundation ~ History of Federal Provincial Relations in Canadian Immigration and Integration ~ February 16, 20099 ~ Presentation

 

Rob Vineberg Canada West Foundation ~ Immigration and Integration of Immigrants in Canada’s Territories
February 17, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Demetrios Papademetriou Migration Policy Institute ~ A New Environment for Canada's Immigration Policy - More... ~ February 19, 2009

 

Scot Wortley University of Toronto ~ The Roots of Violence ~ February 19, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Vicki Esses University of Western Ontario ~ Welcoming Communities Project in Ontario
February 24, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Pablo Mendez University of British Columbia ~ Understanding and addressing barriers to immigrant access to landlord-tenant dispute mechanisms in Canada ~ February 25, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Valerie Preston York University
Brian Ray University of Ottawa ~ Experiences of Discrimination: the Impact of Metropolitan and Non-Metropolitan Locations ~ February 26, 2009 ~ Presentation

JANUARY 2009
 

William AndersonUniversity of Windsor ~ What Will We Do With the Border?
January 14th, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Kevin Pottie University of Ottawa ~ Clinical Preventative Recommendations from Evidence Reviews for Primary Care for Newly Arriving Immigrants and Refugees to Canada ~ January 15th, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Susan Tirone Dalhousie University ~ More than Fun and Games: The Role of Leisure, Sports and Recreation in Welcoming New Canadians ~ January 20, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Lloydetta Quaicoe Sharing Our Culture ~ Sharing Our Cultures, Settlement Issues Among Immigrant and Refugee Children/Youth in Newfoundland ~ January 22, 2009 ~ Presentation

 

Carlos TeixeiraUniversity of British Columbia Okanagan ~ Housing Experiences/Stresses of New Immigrants in a Medium-Sized City ~ January 26, 2009

DECEMBER 2008
  Tom Lusis University of Guelph ~ Immigration to Second Tier Cities ~ December 2, 2008 ~ Presentation
  Wendy Chan Simon Fraser University ~ Exploring Immigrant Women’s Fears of Criminal Victimization
December 10, 2008 ~ Presentation
 

Arthur Sweetman Queen’s University ~ The Other Economic Question: Immigration's Impact on the Economy ~ December 11, 2008 ~ Presentation

  Ann Kim York University ~ Welcoming Korean Immigrants: Recent Trends in Korean Immigration and the Move Towards a Research Agenda ~ December 16, 2008 ~ Presentation
 

Betsy CooperUniversity of Oxford ~ Immigrant Integration and Security Policy Since September 11
December 17, 2008 ~ Presentation

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