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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This inventory includes a comprehensive listing of graduate student theses and scholarly journal articles, as well as unpublished papers and reports of interest to the research community.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
Hamilton immigration partnership council service provider survey report
Government
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Klassen, C. 2015
Hamilton Newcomer Services: A Guide to Finding Housing in Hamilton
Government
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The Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton 2012
Health care providers’ perspectives on the provision of prenatal care to immigrants
Journal Article Culture, Health & Sexuality
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Ng, C. 2011
Health Inequity and "Restoring Fairness" to the Canadian Refugee Health Policy Reforms: A Literature Review
Journal Article Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health
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Antonipillai, V. 2016
Hiring immigrants in Hamilton: A study of employer readiness
Organization / Institution
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Workforce Planning Hamilton 2012
Home Tonight? What? Where? An Exploratory Study of the Meanings of House, Home and Family Among the Former Vietnamese Refugees in a Canadian City
Journal Article Forum: Qualitative Social Research/Sozialforschung
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Dam, H. 2012
Hope conceptualized: An analysis of settlement of workers' understanding of hope
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Tedesco, R.A. 2013
Identifying critical health infrastructure for newcomers in Hamilton, Ontario: Perspectives of primary care providers
Organization / Institution Family Medicine Forum
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Julian, B. 2014
Identifying critical health infrastructure for newcomers in Hamilton, Ontario: Perspectives of primary care providers
Organization / Institution North American Refugee Health Conference
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Salvador, J. 2014
Identifying developmental concerns in newcomer children at Refuge: Hamilton Centre for Newcomer Health
Organization / Institution North American Refugee Health Conference
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Wilson, K. 2017
Immigrant Population: Express Population
Government 2015 Federal Election Bulletin
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Canada Votes 2015
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
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
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
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