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 »

Immigration and Settlement Learning Day Report – May 2016

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

This report provides insight on the current research available regarding immigration and settlement in Edmonton, and also highlights future strategies for collaboration and research “gaps”.