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We are presenting at the 2019 PLAN Conference

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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 workshop

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