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Introduction – Our Diverse Cities: The Prairies – Frontiers of Migration
Tom Carter, University of Winnipeg; Tracey Derwing, University of Alberta; Linda Ogilvie, University of Alberta; Terry Wotherspoon, University of Saskatchewan
Introduction.pdf

 
     
 

Section 1
Immigration and Settlement
in the Prairies

Section 3
Challenges Facing Newcomers

     
 

Canadian Diversity and the Prairie Provinces: A Historical Perspective
Robert Vineberg, Canada West Foundation and Prairie Metropolis Centre
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Exploring Ways of Addressing Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Mental Health and Well-Being in Saskatchewan
Judy White, University of Regina
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  Immigration: The Prairie Story
Randy Gurlock, Citizenship and Immigration Canada
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The Resettlement Experience of Privately Sponsored Refugees in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tom Carter, University of Winnipeg
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Recent Trends in Migration to Third-Tier Centres in the Prairies
Lori Wilkinson and Alison Kalischuk, University of Manitoba
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Refugee Housing Trajectories in Edmonton, Calgary and Winnipeg
Rick Enns, University of Calgary; Tom Carter, University of Winnipeg
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Integration and Settlement on the Canadian Prairies
Fariborz Birjandian and Rob Bray, Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
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Educational Pathways to Successful Social Integration for African Refugee Students in Manitoba
Yatta Kanu, University of Manitoba
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  Foreign Worker Recruitment and Protection: The Role of Manitoba’s Worker Recruitment and Protection Act
The Honourable Nancy Allan, Government of Manitoba
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Workforce Integration of Racialized Francophone Immigrants in Winnipeg: Summary of an Exploratory Study
Jean Lafontant, Université du Québec à Montréal
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  Saskatchewan: Sustaining Economic Momentum Through Immigration
Arla Cameron, Ministry of Advanced Education, Employment and Labour, Saskatchewan
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Experience of Discrimination by Visible Minorities in Small Communities
Daniel W. L. Lai and Nedra Huffey, University of Calgary
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  Attracting and Retaining Immigrants: A Tool Box of Ideas for Smaller Centres
Lynne Belding, Citizenship and Immigration Canada; Jean McRae, The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria
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The Social Capital Balance Sheet: A Report from the Prairies
Abdie Kazemipur, University of Lethbridge
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  An Analysis of Immigrant Attraction and Retention Patterns Among Western Canadian CMAs
Valerie Pruegger, University of Calgary and City of Calgary; Derek Cook, City of Calgary
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From Temporary Workers to Permanent Residents: Transitional Services for Filipino Live-in Caregivers in Southern Alberta
Glenda Lynna Anne Tibe Bonifacio, University of Lethbridge
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  Planning for Immigration to the Prairies: A Community Practitioner’s Experience
Kim Shukla, Prairie Global Management
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Spider Webs, Diversity and Inclusion
Gayla Rogers, University of Calgary and Urban Alliance
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  Section 2
Cultural and Racial Diversity
Section 4
Integration Initiatives
     
  A Socio-Economic Profile of Visible Minorities in the Prairies: Multiculturalism Research Themes
Kamal Dib and Sofia Rodriguez-Gallagher, Citizenship and Immigration Canada
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Public Education and Partnership: Commission Initiatives to Build Welcoming Communities and Combat Racism and Discrimination in Alberta
Cassie Palamar, Alberta Human Rights and Citizenship Commission
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  Rethinking Canada: Canadian Values as a New Framework for Development
Marc Arnal, University of Alberta, Campus Saint-Jean
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  Cultural Diversity, Race Relations, Immigration and Integration in Saskatoon: The Process of Developing Institutional Arrangements
Joseph Garcea, University of Saskatchewan; Smita Garg, City of Saskatoon
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  Temporary May Not Always Be Temporary: The Impact of “Transitional” Foreign Workers and Increasing Diversity in Brandon, Manitoba
Jill Bucklaschuk, Alison Moss and Robert C. Annis, Rural Development Institute, Brandon University
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  Municipal Roles in Immigrant Integration: The Edmonton Experience
John Reilly, City of Edmonton
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  The Face of the New West: An Emerging Identity Crisis in Stampede City
Derek Cook, City of Calgary
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  Building a Successful Workforce for the Future: Winnipeg’s Equity and Diversity Initiatives
Jackie Halliburton, City of Winnipeg
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  The New Ethnic Identity? Young People on the Prairies
Jim Frideres, University of Calgary
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  Snapshots from Edmonton: Immigrants in a Rapidly Changing City
Jim Gurnett, Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers
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  Youth and Urban Places as Forms of Attachment: A Calgary Study
Yvonne Hébert, University of Calgary; Jennifer Wenshya Lee, National Taiwan University
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  Beyond Settlement: Strengthening Immigrant Families, Communities and Canadian Society
Through Cultural Brokering

Yvonne Chiu, Multicultural Health Brokers Co-operative; Lucenia Ortiz, Multicultural Health Brokers Co-operative; Ruth Wolfe, University of Alberta
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  Edmonton-Area Francophone African Christian Churches and the Social and Individual Integration of Newcomers
Paulin Mulatris, University of Alberta, Campus Saint-Jean
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  Prairie Settlement: The Regina Open Door Society Expands to Meet Increasing Needs
Darcy Dietrich, Regina Open Door Society
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  Both Lost and Found: Urban Aboriginal Peoples in Prairie Cities
Douglas Durst, University of Regina
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  Privately Sponsoring Refugees in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tom Denton, Manitoba Refugee Sponsors
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      Saskatoon Open Door Society: Welcoming Newcomers Through the Community Host Program
Julie Fleming Juárez, Saskatoon Open Door Society
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      Attracting Immigrants to Rural Saskatchewan: A New Experience and a Challenge Worth Meeting
Jeff Passler, Southeast Community Settlement Committee
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