We are presenting at the 2019 PLAN Conference
On July 6, 2019, Olga Shcherbyna and Nora Angeles will be presenting a workshop at the National PLAN Canada conference.
- Location: Ottawa, 2019 PLAN Conference
- Workshop: The Role of Local Governments in Leading Innovative Solutions in Newcomer Integration in Canada
- Date: July 6, 2019
- Time: 9 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
The workshop will highlight the findings from the research that was conducted by Mrs. Shcherbyna and Mrs. Angeles in 2015-2017 and will shed a light on the changing policies and practices of Metro Vancouver municipalities to address the emerging needs of newcomer residents. The research has also informed the content development for a chapter in the incoming book by Penny Gurstein and Tom Hutton UBC Press: Planning on the Edge. Vancouver and Challenges of Reconciliation, Social Justice and Sustainable Development. More information about the conference and workshopTags: 2019, book, canada, conference, diversity, inclusion, municipalities, newcomers, Ottawa, plan, planning, policies, urban