September is the fifth consecutive month to see national employment gains since the beginning of the pandemic.
NWPB’s Adam Durrant met with Newstalk 610 CKTB’s Shelby Knox to to talk about the latest job numbers in Niagara. The interview can be…
“On the surface, it’s all good news,” said Adam Durrant, operations and research manager for the Niagara Workforce Planning Board. But, he added, “the story of the pandemic is what’s going on under the hood.”
“Whether the term is “pink-collar recession” or “she-cession,” research shows women have suffered significant economic setbacks during the COVID-19 pandemic. And as experts and government officials look toward recovery, one factor stands out: child care.”
Brock Niagara Community Observatory has released a special report written in partnership with NWPB, regarding COVID-19’s economic impact on women in Niagara’s workforce.
Article By: Michelle PresséThe Brock NewsRead original at: https://brocku.ca/brock-news/2020/09/brock-expands-partnership-with-niagara-workforce-planning-board/ Brock University made its long-time collaboration with the Niagara Workforce Planning Board (NWPB) official by…
NWPB is proud to be partnering with Brock University, working collaboratively toward equitable economic recovery in Niagara. We invite you to join us for a discussion on these topics – click to learn more.
NWPB’s Adam Durrant met with Newstalk 610 CKTB’s Tim Denis to to talk about the latest tourism and employment numbers in Niagara. The interview…
The Niagara Workforce Planning Board (NWPB) and Brock University share the common goal of wanting to help build a prosperous Niagara community with a diverse and talented workforce.
Niagara enjoyed increases in employment between July and August of 2020. August’s data report 9,200 individuals gaining employment in Niagara. Compared to this time last year, however, the current data show 16,100 fewer employed Niagara residents.
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