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On Saturday, September 12, 2020, at 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM EDT, the Special Libraries Association is holding a webinar on economic data and entrepreneurship. Admission for the webinar is $10 (or $5 for SLA members).
08/31/2020
Statistics Canada held a presentation on July 24, 2020 which provided information on the 2021 Census of Population questionnaire, including some of the changes made since 2016. From Statistics Canada:
07/27/2020
In the latest edition of The Daily, Statistics Canada has released information on the 2021 Census, including the 2021 Census of Population questionnaire.
07/17/2020
Powered by Data, along with Ontario Nonprofit Network, will be hosting a webinar on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 2:00 PM EDT, titled The Importance of Data Sharing During a Pandemic. The webinar will be free and open to everyone.
06/19/2020
The Canadian Urban Institute have released a report titled The Case for a Canadian Urban Policy Observatory, which discusses the need for "a 'one-st
06/16/2020
Toronto Public Health launched a new COVID-19 monitoring dashboard.
06/16/2020
Over the next two weeks, the Canadian Research Data Centre Network (CRDCN), in partnership with Statistics Canada, will be hosting a series of online panel discussions. Each webinar will be focusing on a different topic relating to COVID-19 research, response and data needs. 
05/15/2020
Statistics Canada is holding a free online learning session, focused on their newly-launched Canadian Statistical Geospatial Explorer.
05/12/2020
Statistics Canada have realeased the April 2020 edition of their Business and Community Newsletter, which focuses on COVID-19. From Statistics Canada:
05/06/2020
The Canadian Statistical Geospatial Explorer is an interactive online mapping tool accessible for free on the Statistics Canada website.
04/23/2020
CityWatch Canada is an interactive platform that tracks emergency response measures put in place by local governments across Canada, updated daily.
04/07/2020
The MaRS Healthy Neighbourhoods Data Challenge is a competion, launched June 2019, in which Canadians were asked to "identify and/or create new data sets, data sources and methodologies to improve our understanding of physical environments and promote healthy living".
04/07/2020
From April 3rd to April 16th, Statistics Canada will be conducting a survey on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. 
04/05/2020
If you are looking for data on COVID-19 or looking to track cases in Canada or globally, there are several online resources available to help with this:
03/24/2020
In light of recent developments relating to COVID-19, we want to let all Community Data Program users know that the program's operations will be continuing as usual.
03/16/2020
Statistics Canada is holding a series of digital conferences, titled Canada 4.0 - society, the economy and the digital transformation. The next conference in this series is: Connected: The digital revolution and the well-being of Canadians
02/28/2020
Community Development Halton have released a new issue in their Community Lens series, examining home energy poverty in the Halton Region. The report looks at Halton households spending more than twice the Canadian average on home energy needs, using 2016 Census data. From the report:
02/27/2020
Statistics Canada's latest newsletter contain information on the Chat with an Expert they are holding tomorrow, as well as on a new report, titled Associations between parent and child sedentary behaviour and physical activity in early childhood.
02/20/2020
Thank you for being part of the Community Data Program. In order to continue to serve our members through access to data, delivery of program resources and tools, and improving our network, we ask that you complete a short survey based on your experience with the program.
02/07/2020
Statistics Canada have sent out a newsletter on their new Canadian Centre for Energy Information. Read the contents below:
01/28/2020
This article from CBC looks at planned changes to Canada's federally adopted low-income measure and how they could lead to a poverty rate increase.  From the article:
01/06/2020
Statistics Canada have sent out a newsletter with information on their recently released report, Education Indicators in Canada: An International Perspective, 2019, as well as their upcoming Chat with an Expert session. Read the content of the newsletter below:
12/11/2019
The Canadian Urban Sustainability Practitioners (CUSP) have sent out their November newsletter, which focuses on their newly-launched Energy Poverty and Equity Explorer. From the newsletter:
11/20/2019
Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) is a non-profit focused on catalyzing collective action to implement the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Canada.
11/12/2019
Powered by Data and the Data Policy Coalition have prepared a written submission, with the aim contributing to the Ontario Governm
10/10/2019