Category: Sector Partnerships

Environmental Scan of Programs and Services to Support Yazidi Families in Pembina Trails Area

Winnipeg is one of five Canadian cities selected to receive Yazidi refugees, and many have settled in the catchment of the Pembina Trails School Division.  While Pembina Trails School Division has experience in supporting newcomer students, including students from refugee backgrounds, staff at the school division have raised concerns about unmet needs of children in…

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AAISA Summit Report 2017 (Alberta)

With support from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), AAISA convened a three-day summit from October 30 – November 1, 2017 to facilitate communication between funders, members, and stakeholders. Discussions focused on current trends, successes, gaps and challenges within the sector, and additionally highlighted promising practice among service providers and community organizations.  Please find the…

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CERI: Youth Engagement in Ethnocultural Organizations in Winnipeg

This report supplements a previous report, “Ethnocultural Community Organizations in Winnipeg: A Legacy Document“, that was written in 2018. Collectively, the two documents explore the role of ethnocultural community groups and organizations in providing services and supports for newcomers, and particularly refugees, in Winnipeg. The legacy document was written first to serve the immediate knowledge…

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IRCC: Summary Report – Consultations on Priorities for the Settlement Program and Resettlement Assistance Program 2019 National Call for Proposals

Consultations were held over the summer and fall of 2018 on the priorities for the Settlement Program and Resettlement Assistance Program 2019 National Call for Proposals. The objectives of these consultations were to: Collect insight and obtain input from participants on recommended priorities for the National Call for Proposals for the Settlement and Resettlement Assistance…

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LIPs Learning Event Report

The LIPs Learning Event was held June 7th and 8th, 2017 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Regina, Saskatchewan. The event’s agenda resulted from the collaboration of a conference advisory committee representing the Local Immigration Partnerships (LIPs) of the Prairies and Northern Territories (PNT). The event provided an opportunity for LIPs and the Réseaux en immigration…

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MANSO: Acronyms used in the Manitoba Settlement Sector – Acronymes utilisés par le secteur de l’établissement du Manitoba

MANSO developed this list of acronyms frequently used in the settlement sector to help our member organizations with key terminology.  The tool was last updated in September 2018. This resource includes an alphabetical list of acronyms in English, with the equivalent acronyms in French (where possible), as well as a brief description in English and…

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NATIONAL LIP LEARNING EVENT REPORT 2018 / RAPPORT DE 2018 SUR L’ÉVÉNEMENT D’APPRENTISSAGE NATIONAL SUR LES PLI

Building on the success of three events for Local Immigration Partnerships (LIPs) in the prairies and northern territories region, the 2018 National LIP Learning Event gathered LIP staff and municipal representatives from British Columbia, Yukon, Alberta, Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and PEI. For two days, these delegates attended plenary presentations…

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