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Authors: Sibghat Usmani, PhD, MSW; & Akm Alamgir, PhD, MPhil, MBBS


Background and context

Funding trends in Canadian research is leading academic researchers more towards ‘Action Research’, where the outcome of research is communicated to the relev

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Author: Aysha Shamsuddin, IIS Coordinator, Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services


Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services (Access Alliance) convened its seventh IRSN meeting on January 15, 2020 from 5.30 p

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IRSN Fifth Meeting

This IRSN meeting on April 1, 2019 featured a keynote speaker, Mr. Shawn McCarty, Manager, Key Partnerships at Windmill Microlending. Shawn’s presentation focused on ‘Addressing Financial Barriers to Skilled Immigrant Credentialing: Microlending in P

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Online Course: Research and Front-Line Work with Newcomers to Canada

 Learn how to apply research findings to your own practice and improve services for immigrants, refugees, and people with precarious or no status in Canada.The Wellesley Institute is excited to offer a second opportunity to take our new online course, Research and Front-Line Work with Newcomers to Canada. This training is intended to build knowledge and skills among front-line workers and their managers in the Greater Toronto Area in how to design, carry out, and share research with…

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Human Centred Design vs Design Thinking vs Service Design vs UX …. What do they all mean?

Not sure if this is appropriate to post here, so admins please feel free to delete this if not.As I explore and try to make sense of the terms, I came across this article on linkedin that attempts to explain them, and thought someone might find them useful. Anyone who works in or has knowledge of any of these, welcome to comment.

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Migrant aspirations

A new artilce (systematic literature review), published recently, summarises drivers of migration-why migrants live thier countries of origin. What do you think?

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1 Reply · Reply by Elda Dakli Jul 28, 2021