Category: Research

Evaluation of the Provincial Nominee Program

IRCC has released their Evaluation of the Provincial Nominee Program.  Available in English and French below: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/corporate/reports-statistics/evaluations/provincial-nominee-program-2015.html https://www.canada.ca/fr/immigration-refugies-citoyennete/organisation/rapports-statistiques/evaluations/programme-candidats-provinces-2015.html

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Healthy Child Manitoba: Child and Youth Report 2017

This is the second legislated public report on the status of Manitoba’s children and youth, required every 5 years, under the Healthy Child Manitoba Act. The report is organized by four stages of child and youth development (prenatal, early childhood, middle childhood, youth), along with the four outcome goals of the Healthy Child Manitoba Strategy…

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Immigration Research West (IRW) GIS Mapping Project

The online GIS and mapping portal is useful for a variety of purposes, including orientation purposes (i.e., orienting oneself, members of your organization, and others to important immigration and settlement patterns either at a particular point in time or over time), producing presentations, producing proposals (e.g., contribution based agreements) and producing reports (e.g., annual reports,…

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IRCC Settlement Program Evaluation

The IRCC Settlement Program Evaluation 2018 is now available in both French and English on their website. https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/corporate/reports-statistics/evaluations.html https://www.canada.ca/fr/immigration-refugies-citoyennete/organisation/rapports-statistiques/evaluations.html

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Language Skills and the Social Integration of Canada’s Adult Immigrants

Skills in an official language (English or French) significantly affect the economic integration of Canada’s immigrants, including their employment levels and incomes. Official-language skills also have an impact on how well immigrants integrate socially in their workplaces and communities. In this study, Tracey Derwing and Erin Waugh examine the relationship between official language knowledge and…

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Language training and settlement success: Are they related? Research Report

A research study measuring language training and settlement success from Macquarie University and La Trobe University in Australia. This study was designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the communication and interaction patterns of new arrivals in order to optimise language instruction during the critical early phase of settlement.

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