Experiences and Perceptions of Discrimination in Edmonton: A Survey of Edmonton Residents – City of Edmonton

Advisory Council, Research

The City of Edmonton is a member of the Canadian Coalition of Municipalities Against Racism and Discrimination (CMARD). In 2008, Racism Free Edmonton was established to help identify and address institutional barriers to Aboriginal People and other racialized groups. Racism Free Edmonton is a collaborative group of 16 Edmonton organizations that have come together to build a racism-free, inclusive community… Read more »

Attracting and retaining immigrants outside the metropolis: The case of Edmonton, Alberta – Tracey Derwing and Harvey Krahn

Advisory Council, Research

The municipal government of the province of Alberta’s capital city, Edmonton, commissioned a study in 2005 to determine how to attract more immigrants. City leaders were perplexed as to why Calgary, a city in the same province, of similar size with the same range of immigrant services, receives double the number of immigrants annually. In this paper, we describe… Read more »