Projections of future mortality and life expectancy are needed to plan for health and social services and pensions.
Latest news happening in the settlement sector of Ontario.
Here we post new publications (studies, reports), government notices and more.
The Minister of the Status of Women, introduced legislation today that would, if passed, increase protection for survivors and those at risk of human trafficking.
A new study, "Transition from Temporary Foreign Workers to Permanent Residents, 1990 to 2014", examines the transitions of temporary foreign workers into permanent residence, and the immigration classes through which they made this transition.
During the first half of 2016, UNHCR offices reported the new displacement of at least 3.2 million individuals. This included some 1.5 million refugees and asylum-seekers, who have fled to another country, and about 1.7 million people newly displaced in their own country.
Today, the City of Toronto is releasing the first Call for Applications under the Open Door program to create more affordable rental housing across Toronto. The new Open Door Guidelines and application form will also be issued to make it easier for housing organizations to access the program.
The ministry has launched a new webpage with links to useful workplace mental health resources.
All Canadians are encouraged to share their perspectives through an anonymous online consultation open now until March 3, 2017.
The City of Toronto encourages residents to enjoy Family Day on Monday, February 20 by taking advantage of City-run recreation facilities and historic attractions.
This year, from February 12-18, Canada recognizes Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week. This week presents an opportunity for individuals, communities and governments to reflect on the work we have done together to promote sexual and reproductive health, and to encourage all Canadians to engage in healthy behaviours.
In Celebration of International Women’s Day, the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI) and Le Mouvement Ontarien des Femmes Immigrantes Francophones (MOFIF) invite you to the launch of our New Graphic Novel: “Telling Our Stories: Immigrant Women’s Resilience”. The graphic novel is a part of OCASI’s Prevention of Sexual Violence and Harassment Project, generously funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration.