Category: Migration in Remote and Rural Areas


Conference: Mass Mobility in a Globalized Age – March 2016

Conable Conference in International Studies MIGRATION CRISIS? WHAT CRISIS? WHY CRISIS? THINKING, FRAMING, AND THEORIZING MASS MOBILITY IN A GLOBALIZED AGE March 31 and April 1, 2016 Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York...


EXTENSION: Call for papers – World Congress of Rural Sociology

XIV World Congress of Rural Sociology August 10-14, 2016 Toronto, Canada Call for Paper Abstracts Open May 19 – November 15, 2015 Sustainable and Just Rural Transitions: Connections and Complexities Global environmental changes, shifting...


Report: Settlement Services Available to Immigrants and Newcomers

New research led by the Rural Development Institute (RDI) at Brandon University (BU) explores settlement services available to newcomers in 29 rural areas and centres across Western Canada (British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba)....