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Research

The Local Immigration Partnership in Lanark-Renfrew Counties has been a leader in designing, implementing, measuring and evaluating...

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Knowledge Sharing

GOAL : 320000 $

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The Local Immigration Partnership program helps businesses, organizations and municipalities build strategies to attract newcomers.

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Facilitation

GOAL : 190000 $

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The Local Immigration Partnership is a conduit to community planning. We engage with partner organizations to facilitate...

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POPULATION PROFILE OF

LANARK COUNTY

68,698

TOTAL POPULATION

4155

NEWCOMERS

Top Employment Sectors

Health Care & Social Assistance

Small Business & Retail

Public Administration

Accommodation & Food Services

POPULATION PROFILE OF

RENFREW COUNTY

102,394

TOTAL POPULATION

5460

NEWCOMERS

RECENT

NEWS

Community Champions

Community Champions play a vital role in advancing the work of the Local Immigration Partnership.

Mayor Mike LeMay

City of Pembroke

We ensure our communications emphasize that Pembroke is welcoming, safe and inclusive.

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Lisa Benoit

Community Employment Manager

I witness firsthand the barriers and challenges faced by marginalized populations.

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Karthi Rajamani

CEO Pembroke Public Library

I feel strongly that we should strive to create an inviting atmosphere for newcomers.

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Jordan Kennie

Perth Business Owner

Attracting newcomers to any community makes that community richer in experiences.

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Our LIP Team

Bringing together community leaders and organizations to develop welcoming and inclusive communities

Jodi Bucholtz

Project Manager

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Sumit Choudhary

Research Officer

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Shehzad K. Ghani

Research Officer

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