A research Report on Youth Civic Engagement in Anti-Racism
This research was funded by the Department of Canadian Heritage, Multiculturalism Program for the period 2005-2008. Issues explored in this study emerged out of previous work with youth in the City of Hamilton, Ontario, in a project aptly titled Ontario Partners Against Racism (OnPar). The OnPar initiative began as part of a larger strategy following post 9/11 events which unfolded in the small city of Hamilton, Ontario, significantly threatening the security of citizens. The large community initiative titled Strengthening Hamilton‟s Community Initiative (SHCI) was aimed at community capacity building toward strengthening intercultural relations, read more here.