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Local Immigration Research Database

HIPC has created a custom database featuring research projects, reports and publications focusing on immigration to Hamilton, newcomers and immigrants in Hamilton, or newcomer integration in Hamilton. Search by keyword to find sources of interest to you.

This inventory includes a comprehensive listing of graduate student theses and scholarly journal articles, as well as unpublished papers and reports of interest to the research community.

This inventory is a project of HIPC’s Research and Evaluation Committee. If you have items that you think should be added to this inventory, please email us at Immigration.Partnership@Hamilton.ca

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Refuge Hamilton Centre for Newcomer Health (HCNH): Civic Engagement and the Rights of Refugees to Access Health Care
Book Civil Society Engagement: Achieving Better in Canada, Edited by Patricia M. Daenzer
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Hajdukowski-Ahmed, M. 2018
Reading Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation into the International Refugee Determination Regime: Is there Room for Advocacy?
Book Civil Society Engagement: Achieving Better in Canada, Edited by Patricia M. Daenzer
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Taraky, H. 2018
Providing specialty services to Hamilton’s refugee population through resident-run clinics at a dedicated site
Organization / Institution North American Refugee Health Conference
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Mijovic, H. 2015
Providing family planning and reproductive healthcare to Canadian immigrants: perceptions of healthcare providers
Journal Article Culture, Health & Sexuality
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Newbold, B. 2009
Provider perspectives on barriers and strategies for achieving culturally sensitive mental health services for immigrants: A Hamilton, Ontario case study
Journal Article Journal of International Migration and Integration
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Wood, J. 2012
Primary Health Care: Provider perspectives on their services for refugee & refugee claimant children
Journal Article Primary Health Care
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Wahoush, O. 2014
Prediction of duration of breastfeeding among migrant and Canadian-born women: results from a multi-centre study
Journal Article Journal of Pediatrics
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Dennis, C.L. 2012
Language brokering: Exploring parent-child relationship in Chinese families
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Yang, S.H. 2013
Journeys to home and liminal spaces among former refugees: exploring identity and belonging among Vietnamese-Canadians
Journal Article Social Space
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Dam, H. 2012
International migration to Canada: the post-birth health of mothers and infants by immigration class
Journal Article Social Science & Medicine
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Gagnon, A. 2012
In my heart I am Portuguese: Perspectives on Portuguese migration, identity and religion in Hamilton, Ontario
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Da Silva, S. 2013
Impacts of the interim federal health program on healthcare access and provision for refugees and refugee claimants in Canada: A stakeholder analysis
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Antonipillai, V. 2015
Impacts of the Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) Reforms: A Stakeholder Analysis
Journal Article Canadian Journal of Public Health
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Antonipillai, V. 2017
Immigrants' perceptions of air quality of life in three second- or third-tier Canadian cities
Journal Article The Canadian Geographer/Le Géographe canadien
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Williams, A.M. 2015
Immigrant Population: Express Population
Government 2015 Federal Election Bulletin
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Canada Votes 2015