Policy Briefs & Activities
The following are the policy briefs released by the Niagara Community Observatory. Click on the title to open the PDF file for each policy brief.
#11 What's growing in Niagara? Farmers' Markets in the Niagara Region (August 2012) with references
#12 Poverty and Education: A Niagara Perspective (September 2012)
Policy Brief #12 with references (please note brief was improperly numbered as #11)
#13 Are the Consequences of Poverty Holding Niagara Back? (September 2012)
#14 The Niagara River Remedial Action Plan: 25 Years of Environmental Restoration (December 2012)
#15 Niagara's Beaches: Hidden Gems (June 2013)
#16 Can Niagara Families Afford Child Care? (April 2013) with references
#17 Cycle Tourism in Niagara Parks (November 2013) with references
#18 Niagara's Interactive Digital Media (IDM) Industry (May 2014)
#19 Sport Legacy in Niagara: Before and After 2015 (May 2014)
#20 Niagara Votes: Ontario Election 2014 Canadians (not) at the polls: a local, provincial and national story (May 2014)
#21 Niagara Votes: Municipal Election 2014 Voting Patterns of Municipal Elections in Niagara (September 2014)
Watch this space for more information.
Other Recent Activities
On April 15 we co-hosted a Community Cafe, pondering and debating the question: What is civic pride?