The Immigrant Experience in Canada: New Policies, New Economy, New Realities

A one-day conference presented by the RBC Chair in Applied Social Work Research and the RBC Chair in Public and Economic Policy at the University of Toronto

By University of Toronto, Faculty of Arts and Science

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Shaping the Future: Canada’s Rapidly Changing Immigration Policies 

Naomi Alboim
Naomi is Chair of the Policy Forum as well as Fellow and Adjunct Professor of the School of Public Policy, Queen’s University, Senior Fellow at the Maytree Foundation, Vice-Chair, Board of Toronto Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC).

SESSION TOPICS

  • Citizenship Reform and Unsettling of Canada
  • Immigrant Settlement and Integration in a Context of Increasing Inequality and Austerity
  • Socio-Spatial Polarization, Neighbourhood Change, and the Changing Context of Immigrant Settlement in Canadian Cities

Date:       Monday, April 28, 2014

Time:  
     8:30 am to 2:30 pm

Location:
 George Ignatieff Theater, 15 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto (See Map)

Registration Deadline:
 As seating is limited, please reply no later than Monday, April 21, 2014. This event is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required, as seating is limited.

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