Category Archives: Research

New Study on Occupational Safety and Work Conditions for Immigrant Workers

Recent immigrants (those in Canada for less than 10 years) are over-represented in jobs and workplaces that are hazardous or harmful to their safety and well-being. Compared to Canadian-born workers, this group of workers is highly vulnerable to occupational injuries and illnesses. There is little research in the Alberta context on occupational safety and job conditions… Read More »

Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program Environmental Scan

AAISA undertook an environmental scan to examine the impact of federal policy changes on the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) and the flow of nominees to the Alberta labour market and communities. Our analysis examines the current and future factors that have, and may, continue to influence the program’s development and use. The results of… Read More »