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Opinion: Young Canadians are staring at a bleak future of diminished economic prospectsexternal link icon

Oct 20, 2023
At 11.3 per cent, the unemployment rate for Canadians aged 15 to 24 is double that for the country overall. Young people are struggling to find jobs, and without proactive…
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Quebec Regional Partnership

Jun 28, 2023
In partnership with the Commission des partenaires du marché du travail (CPMT), we are supporting 68 partner organizations to make sure skills training is relevant and accessible to Quebec’s diverse…
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Seven innovative initiatives across Canada focus on surfacing novel solutions for newcomer integration

Jun 26, 2023
June 26, 2023 While immigration is responsible for as much as 90% of Canada’s labour force growth, our research shows that newcomer skills and experiences…

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