The Impact of the Green Economy in Hamiton, Niagara and Grand Erie: Launch of Green Jobs Report - Feb. 18/11
Please join us as we launch our Green Jobs Report on February 18, 2011 via live webcast.
To provide greater clarity around the green economy and related industries and jobs, Local Boards in three areas: Hamilton, Niagara, and Grand Erie have partnered to examine the impact of the green economy on their economic regions. The goal of the report is to identify common industries enforcing green practices and increase our understanding of how the green economy affects occupations within key sectors.
When: Friday February 18, 2011
Time: 10:30 to 11:30 am
The link to the live webcast and the agenda will be provided one week prior to the launch. No registration is required. For more information call Rachelle at 905-521-5777.
YEN Connect: Navigating Services for Youth
HTAB is an active member of the Youth Employment Network. YEN Connect: Navigating Services for Youth takes place on March 23, 2011 from 1 pm. - 4 pm. at the Scottish Rite in Hamilton. The event will bring together teachers and youth service providers for a networking afternoon. A variety of displays, and information sessions on topics such as Youth and Ontario Works, Gang involved youth, and Mohawk's LINC Youth Video Project will be featured. Stay tuned for more information about this free event!
YEN identifies, initiates and implements innovative solutions to put ideas and young people to work. Some of its initiatives include Monkeybiz.ca, Career Cruiser and Careerapalooza. For more information on YEN visit the YEN website.
Report to the Community Event - Feb. 17/11
HTAB invites you to attend our Report to the Community Event on February 17, 2011 from 2:30 pm. - 4:30 pm at Liuna Station.
Learn about HTAB activities during 2010 and listen to a keynote address by Dr. Rick Miner, author of the report, "People Without Jobs, Jobs Without People. Dr. Miner's presentation is entitled Canada's Labour Market: Jobs with a Future. Click here to register for this free event.