Accessibility Ontario has a great initiative with two webinars next month:
We are keeping the CDP User Survey open a bit longer.
Why get involved? Action plans help set commitments and define how we will make progress for a two-year period.
Examples of commitments from previous plans:
From the Community Indicators Consortium in the US, an interesting webinar on how Essex County (Massachusetts) tracks their quality of life indicators.
From Statistics Canada:
Statistics Canada is offering a new workshop based on the 2016 Census in Toronto and Ottawa this March!
How to Use Census Data (1 Day)
CDP members will want to check out the latest SPAR Monitor, newsletter sent out by the Social Policy Analysis & Research unit of the Social Development, Finance and Administration division at the City of Toronto.
Want to keep track of CDP’s latest acquisitions? Schedule B lists data products that the CCSD Community Data Program intends to acquire during the 2017-2018 program year (running from April 1 to March 31).
Canada’s biggest cities tend to get most of the attention when we talk about data, but there are many resources for rural communities as well.
This year, 2018, is the 100th anniversary of Statistics Canada, created as the Dominion Bureau of Statistics in 1918. The agency shows no signs of slowing down in its old age, in fact, it’s just getting started- in the world of data, 100 could well be the new 30!
This new report from Toronto’s Mowat Centre considers data in the charitable sector.