Pathways to Prosperity and ICA-Victoria Workshop on International Students as Future Permanent Residents
Victoria, British Columbia
Friday April 20, 2018 | 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
This full-day workshop will examine factors that impact the attraction and retention of international students in Canada, including motivations for studying and remaining in Canada, services and supports for international students, strategies for attracting and retaining international students where they are most needed, and how stakeholders can facilitate the transition from international student to permanent resident.
Pathways to Prosperity
The Pathways to Prosperity Partnership had a very productive 2017. This
included a variety of completed, new and ongoing research projects;
enhanced strategies for training of highly qualified personnel; and a variety of opportunities for knowledge exchange.
P2P 2017 National Conference
If you were unable to join the Conference or the Preconferences and would like to view the presentations, or you would like to reflect back on these events, you can now download the PowerPoint presentations and view the presentation videos on the P2P website.Read More »
Dr. Antoine Bilodeau and Dr. Mireille Paquet are seeking one (1) postdoctoral fellow to contribute to a new project on the social, political, cultural and economic participation of immigrants and minorities in Quebec. Quantitative in nature, the project will focus on local scales and seek to test a model on the contextual determinants of immigrant participation. The project is developed in participation with the Quebec Department of Immigration, Diversity and Inclusion (MIDI).Read More »
Find an Expert
We are inviting P2P co-investigators, collaborators, partner representatives, LIP and RIF representatives, policy and program officials working in the area of immigration, and affiliated graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to join the P2P Find an Expert database.
Find an Expert is an online search engine and database of experts working in the field of immigration. The Find an Expert section of the P2P website has been designed to give users quick, efficient access to the P2P’s expertise and experts.
Experts can submit their information at this linkRead More »
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