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Advisory Council

ELIP Research : Immigration and Settlement in Edmonton

Advisory Council, Community Safety, Health and Community Wellness, Research, Settlement and Inclusion, Skills Training, Education, and Employment

This is the research ELIP produced as requested and driven by the working groups and advisory council. This research takes a snap shot of academic literature and community-produced ‘grey’ literature to get an idea of Edmonton’s reality over the last 20 plus years. This is the first research result of ELIP and its purpose is… Read more »

ELIP Community/Stakeholder Consultation Report – Zenev and Associates

Advisory Council, Community Safety, Health and Community Wellness, Research, Settlement and Inclusion, Skills Training, Education, and Employment

This report provides a summary of the results from stakeholder consultations conducted in March 2016 for Edmonton’s Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) initiative. Five consultation sessions were held in which 50 individuals from 43 different organizations, representing five sectors, participated in a conversation about the Edmonton LIP initiative. During the consultations, participants were asked to reflect and comment on the… Read more »

Welcoming & Inclusive Communities Toolkit: Templates and tools for Alberta’s municipalities (AUMA)

Advisory Council, Research

This toolkit is designed to help your municipality become a better place for everyone. A Welcoming and Inclusive Community (WIC) initiative is no longer an option for Alberta’s municipalities. It is a necessity. Not only to comply with the increasing legal requirements around access, municipalities must now focus on WIC principles for their long-term sustainability…. Read more »

ELIP Community Conversation – July 2016

Advisory Council

On July 27, 2016 from 5 pm to 830 PM, the Edmonton Local Immigration Partnership (ELIP) hosted a community conversation with a variety of stakeholders from community groups and organizations in Edmonton.  The purpose of this conversation was to inform the participants about the ELIP, and also obtain feedback on how to involve the wider… Read more »

Planning Together: A Guide to Municipal Action Planning in Alberta (AUMA)

Advisory Council, Research

This document was produced by the AUMA.  For more useful resources, please visit their website: https://www.auma.ca/advocacy-services/programs-initiatives/welcoming-and-inclusive-communities/tools-resources/toolkits About this toolkit: Alberta municipalities are acutely aware of issues around dwindling populations and labour shortages, and know that attracting and retaining newcomers can help with growth. We also know that newcomers will be more attracted communities that make… Read more »