Refugee and Immigrant Settlement in Small Cities and Rural Communities

February 7, 2017 1:00pm

Martin Harder
City of Winkler, Manitoba

Immigration is a legal area of shared federal-provincial/territorial jurisdiction. This keynote speaker will address the role of immigration and refugee settlement in small cities and rural communities. In exploring this intergovernmental collaboration, this session will discuss settling refugees in urban communities and on-the-ground immigration challenges that arise as a result.
The Use of Cyber Technology
Municipal and Provincial governments are concerned about the security level of their digital infrastructures. Though the increased use of cyber technology is proving to be an asset to government departments, companies, and organizations, it is also important to be aware of the potential dangers of cyber vulnerability.