Category: Sector Partnerships

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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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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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. This resource includes the equivalent acronyms in French (where possible), as well as a brief description in English and French. The tool was last updated in September 2018.

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