Positive Spaces Initiative: Advocacy Through Research - Webinar 2

February 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Online Event: 


OCASI - Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants invites you to participate in a webinar series: Advocacy through Research for Frontline Workers: Supporting LGBTQ+ Immigrants, Refugees and Newcomers.

Webinar 2:


  • Candace Ghent

Using the North Bay Positive Spaces Research Project as an example, this webinar will: discuss strategies for engaging community in research, the significance of doing local research, and what you can do with the data and stories that are gathered.

This webinar is part of our Positive Spaces Initiative Frontline Series, hosted by a range of experienced professionals working in the sector exploring the theme of Advocacy through Research. LGBTQIA+ immigrants, refugees, and newcomers are integral, though often invisible, parts of our communities. How can we use research and data to inform our best practices for serving vulnerable and marginalized people?

Date: Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

To register for this Webinar please click here

If you have any questions regarding the training, please email Chenthoori Malankov at cmalankov@ocasi.org 

OCASI’s “A Future without Gender-based Violence: Building Newcomers' Resilience through Community Education ” online training series is a part of our Prevention of Sexual Violence and Harassment Project graciously funded by the Ontario Government through the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration.