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A Diversity Paradox: Montreals Gay Village

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Diversity
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2004: Brian Ray
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 72-75; Library code: J3-16, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2004 Number 1
Tags: Montreal, Canada, Gay Rights, Community, Gender, Sexuality

Montreal and Gay Rights/Community

Ambiguities in Diversity Management

Delivery of Sports and Recreation Services

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2004: Cecile Poirier
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 160-161; Library code: J3-16, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2004 Number 1
Tags: Immigration, Canada, Sport, Recreation, Community

Offering needs and services to immigrant communities to raise awareness

An Intersectional Approach to Queer Health Policy & Practice

Two-Spirit People in Canada

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Racism and Discrimination
Author: Canadian Diversity Winter 2004: Brotman & Ryan
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 59-63; Library code: J3-12, Available copies: 1
Published: Winter 2004 Volume 3:1
Tags: Discrimination, Oppression, Health Care, Gay Rights, Community

Exploring intersectional oppression and discrimination in health care policy as it relates to the queer community

Between Obligation and Refusal

Thoughts on a Process of Inclusion & Role of Municipalities

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2004: John Richardson
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 172-173; Library code: J3-16, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2004 Number 1
Tags: Immigration, Community, Inclusion

By making a place for community interests to share responsibility for developing and providing service, the municipality can facilitate the process of inclusion

Canadian Heritage in the Atlantic Region

Immigrant and Refugee Children's Need to Belong

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Multiculturalism
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2008: Lloydetta Quaicoe
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 45-49; Library code: J3-20, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2008 Number 5
Tags: Canada, Newfoundland, Labrador, Children, Student, Refugee, Immigrant, Multiculturalism, Community, Heritage, Education

This article explores the values of Sharing Our Cultures- a student focused community action and public education project, as a model for intercultural involvement among students who are new to Canada

Civic Participation

On Active Citizenship, Social Capital, and Public Policy

In: Citizenship > Canada
Author: Canadian Diversity Spring 2003: Daniel Schugurensky
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 10-12; Library code: J3-11, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2003 Volume 2.1
Tags: Status, Legal, Citizenship, Community, Civic Participation, Policy

New citizens should become more involved in their surrounding communities

Creating an Inclusive Community in a larger Mid-Sized City

A Municipal Advisory Committee's Approach/ London, ON

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Racism and Discrimination
Author: Our Diverse Cities Fall 2007
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 91-94; Library code: J3-19, Available copies: 2
Published: Fall 2007 Number 4
Tags: Discrimination, Ontario, Canada, Policy, Race, Diversity, Community

The City of London's Race Relations Policy was one of the earliest undertakings of the London Diversity and Race Relations Advisory Committee to help achieve an environment free of discrimination

Diversity and Access

Addressing Newcomer's Needs in the City of Vancouver

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2004: Baldwin Wong
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 158-159; Library code: J3-16, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2004 Number 1
Tags: Immigration, Newcomers, Vancouver, Canada, Community, Diversity

Making a community more diverse

experience of Discrimination by Visible Minorities

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Racism and Discrimination
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2009: Lai & Huffey
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 124-129; Library code: J3-21, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2009 Number 6
Tags: Discrimination, Minorities, Community, Racism

Racism and Discrimination in small communities

Francophone Immigration to Minority Communities

The Challenge for Rural Areas

In: Immigration > Statistics
Author: Our Diverse Cities Summer 2007: Roy, et al
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 80-84; Library code: J3-18, Available copies: 2
Published: Summer 2007 Number 3
Tags: Immigrants, Quebec, Canada, Francophone, Community, Research, Statistics

This article presents the results of research into four rural communities outside Quebec that have attracted Francophone immigrants

From the Komagata Maru to Six MPs in Parliament

Factors influencing electoral political participation

In: Government, Law and Policy > Canada
Author: Our Diverse Cities Fall 2007: Geetika Bagga
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 161-165; Library code: J3-19, Available copies: 2
Published: Fall 2007 Number 4
Tags: Government, Politics, Canada, Ethnic, Minorities, Involvement, Community, Canadian-Sikh

This article highlights the further need for ethnically specific research on minorities and electoral political involvement

Funeral & Burial Sites, Rites & Rights in Multicultural ON

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Multiculturalism
Author: Our Diverse Cities Fall 2007: Agrawal & Hathiyani
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 134-138; Library code: J3-19, Available copies: 2
Published: Fall 2007 Number 4
Tags: Religion, Human Rights, Multiculturalism, Ontario, Canada, Death, Rights, Community, Hindu, Muslim, Chinese

This article explores the barriers ethnic communities in Ontario face in practicing religious and cultural rites with respect to their dead

Getting it Wrong in Ottawa

In: Art and Music > Multiculturalism and Diversity
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2004: Clive Doucet
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 99-100; Library code: J3-16, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2004 Number 1
Tags: Art, Canada, Ottawa, Community

Art communities or lack thereof, in Canada

Group takes on three projects

In: Health and Wellness > Awareness
Author: The Guardian
Language(s): English
Format: Article, 1; Library code: Z5-130, Available copies: 1
Published: February 25, 2010
Tags: PEI, Organization, Health, PEIANC, Community

The Katimavok group in Charlottetown has been busy helping with numerous community projects such as AIDS PEI and Food for Thought

Helping Immigrants Become Established in the Regions

A Challenge for the Entire Community

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2008: Manuel & Lara
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 17-21; Library code: J3-20, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2008 Number 5
Tags: Rural, Canada, Statistics, Immigrants, Community, Settlement

The 2007 Census confirms that the population is declining in rural Canada and that immigration is a key means of countering that trend

Immigration to Rural Communities

A Distinctive & Distinctly Promising Phenomenon

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Summer 2007: Ouattara & Tranchant
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 97-103; Library code: J3-18, Available copies: 2
Published: Summer 2007 Number 3
Tags: Rural, Urban, French, Francophone, Immigrants, Migrate, Community

There appears to be a pattern among Francophone immigrants over the past few years to migrate to French-speaking rural communities rather than urban centres

Immigration to Smaller Communities in Saskatchewan

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Summer 2007: Josephy Garcea
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 134-139; Library code: J3-18, Available copies: 2
Published: Summer 2007 Number 3
Tags: Immigration, Settlement, Saskatchewan, Canada, Community

This article addresses the following two important questions related to immigration to smaller communities in Saskatchewan

Intersections of Diversity:

Is this the road to better policy?

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Diversity
Author: Canadian Diversity Winter 2004: Biles & Tolley
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 53-55; Library code: J3-12, Available copies: 1
Published: Winter 2004 Volume 3:1
Tags: Identity, Diversity, Canada, Research, Policy, Minority, Community

The authors insist that intersections of diversity are indivisible from a new vision for Canada in the twenty-first century

Mirror & Mortar: Ethno-Cultural Festivals & Urban Life

In: Art and Music > Multiculturalism and Diversity
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2004: Dr. Paul A. Bramadat
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 87-91; Library code: J3-16, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2004 Number 1
Tags: Festivals, Canada, Ethnic, Culture, Community, Heritage, Entertainment, Music, Art

Members of ethnic communities showcase their ethno-cultural heritage and current identity through entertainment, cultural displays and food

More Bhutanese refugees expected on PEI

In: Immigration > Prince Edward Island
Author: CBC News
Language(s): English
Format: Article, 2; Library code: Z5-137, Available copies: 1
Published: January 28, 2010
Tags: Bhutanese, PEI, Community, Immigration, Refugees

The Bhutanese community on PEI will increase significantly in size this year, as another 35 are expected this year

Of 'Middle Eastern Appearance':

Police and Muslim Communities in Australia

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Multiculturalism
Author: Canadian Diversity Winter 2005: B. hass Dellal
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 107-108; Library code: J3-15, Available copies: 3
Published: Winter 2005 Volume 4:1
Tags: Multiculturalism, Australia, War, Stereotypes, Arab, Muslim, Community, Law, Legal, Police, Discrimination

A description of the efforts of the police services to develop better communication and more satisfactory outcomes with regards to reported incidents of discrimination in Australia

PEI mosque has a bottle drive to help Kosovo family

In: Religion and Multiculturalism > Other
Author: The Guardian
Language(s): English
Format: Article, 1; Library code: Z1-157, Available copies: 1
Published: 2007
Tags: Community, Non-profit,

Planning for Immigration to the Prairies

A Community Practitioner's Experience

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2009: Kim Shukla
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 50-53; Library code: J3-21, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2009 Number 6
Tags: Immigration, Prairies, Community, population, Canada

Using immigration to increase population growth

Public Education and Partnership

Intiatives to build welcoming communities & combat racism

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Racism and Discrimination
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2009: Cassie Palamar
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 145-149; Library code: J3-21, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2009 Number 6
Tags: Education, Community, Racism, Discrimination, Alberta, Canada, Human Rights, Legal, Employment, Employers

A 2002 survey of over 560 Alberta employers showed that while employers believed respecting human rights was good for business, they wanted to learn more about the legal responsibilities for human rights

Shaping & Re-shaping Urban Landscapes in Halifax

The recent contributions of immigrant religious communities

In: Religion and Multiculturalism > Canada
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2008: Erhard & Bowlby
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 95-99; Library code: J3-20, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2008 Number 5
Tags: Religion, Canada, Immigrant, Community, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Contributions of immigrant religious communities in Halifax

Social service issues, institutional responses & challenges

Culture, Race & Language

In: Diversity, Human Rights and Racism > Diversity
Author: Our Diverse Cities Fall 2007: Rashmi Luther
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 39-43; Library code: J3-19, Available copies: 2
Published: Fall 2007 Number 4
Tags: Culture, Race, Language, Ottawa, Canada, Community, Immigrants

This article presents an analysis of some of the challenges and constraints evident in developing social services that are accessible, equitable and responsive to the culturally, racially and linguistically diverse make-up of the Ottawa community

Spider Webs, Diversity, and Inclusion

In: Immigration > Immigrant and Refugee
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2009: Gayla Rogers
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 142-144; Library code: J3-21, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2009 Number 6
Tags: Diversity, Inclusion, Immigrant, Community, Employment, Policies

Immigrant-serving organizations cannot stand along and carry the responsibility for making and re-making our immigration and employment policies

Striking a balance in Canada's diversity dialogue

The case of the Portuguese-Canadian Community

In: Immigration > Immigrant and Refugee
Author: Canadian Diversity Spring 2008: Fernando Nunes
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 121-125; Library code: J3-14, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2008 Volum 6:2
Tags: Immigrant, Canada, Portuguese, Diversity, Community

Portuguese-Canadian Case

The Latino Vote: The Power of the Shift

In: Government, Law and Policy > Other
Author: Diversity Inc October 2008: Zayda Rivera
Language(s): English
Format: Magazine, 24-31; Library code: J3-4, Available copies: 1
Published: October 2008
Tags: Government, Elections, Latino, Community

The road to the White House leads through the road of the Latino community

The Shambhala Buddhist Immigrants

A Nova Scotia Success Story?

In: Religion and Multiculturalism > Canada
Author: Our Diverse Cities Spring 2008: Leisl L Gambold Miller
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 100-103; Library code: J3-20, Available copies: 2
Published: Spring 2008 Number 5
Tags: Immigrant, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Religion, Community, Buddhist

Research study on the Halifax Shambhala Buddhist community

When Immigrants are the Minority within the Minority

Openness & Identity Inclusion in Francophone Communities

In: Immigration > Settlement and Sponsorship
Author: Our Diverse Cities Summer 2007: Nicole Gallant
Language(s): English/French
Format: Magazine, 85-89; Library code: J3-18, Available copies: 2
Published: Summer 2007 Number 3
Tags: Acadian, Francophone, Minority, Immigrants, Community

This article shows that Francophone populations in minority communities are generally favourable to immigration, but that some people believe that immigrants should not be allowed to call themselves Acadian or Fransaskois