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Presentations from Immigrant Settlement Service Delivery in Canada: Rural/Urban Challenges and Public Policy Response

Atlantic Research Group on Economics of Immigration, Aging and Diversity
On Tuesday, September 15, 2015, the Atlantic Research Group on Economics of Immigration, Aging and Diversity hosted a workshop at the Pictou County Wellness Centre in New Glasgow. This free discussion was a partnership with the YMCAs of Nova Scotia, the province of Nova Scotia and the Immigrant Services Association of NS. 

Dr. William Ashton, Director of Rural Development Institute in Brandon, Manitoba presented results from his study on 29 rural and small centres in western Canada with implications for Atlantic Canada.

Speakers from Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS) and the YMCAs of Nova Scotiaprovided a Nova Scotia perspective.