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Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.

Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.

Rural Employment Initiative (REI)

The REI aids internationally trained professional newcomers in finding local jobs and residence in rural communities in Ontario. Through creation of job opportunities the REI facilitates the movement of unemployed talented immigrants from the overburdened metropolitan GTA to the rural economies.

Rebranding Disability Through Achievement

Lime Connect is a global not for profit organization that aims to rebrand disability through achievement. They do that by attracting, preparing, and connecting high potential university students and alumni who happen to have disabilities for scholarships, internships, The Lime Connect Fellowship Program, and full time careers with their corporate partners in the world's leading corporations.

Research on Income Inequality in Canada: Driving Forces, Outcomes and Policy

The researchers draw together the research presented to address three questions of central interest. First, has inequality increased in -Canada? Although the question is bluntly phrased, the answer, as we will see, is in many ways nuanced. Second, what policy tools are available to affect inequality and how have they performed? Third, what should Canada do about inequality going forward?