Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo

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Dec 13, 2022 6:00 PM

Kevin Weidlich, Dianna de Sousa, Jay Notay and Beverley Tjarera re: Workforce Immigration & Support Program (WISP)


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Meeting History

Dec 13, 2022 6:00 PM  Council Meeting

Kevin Weidlich, Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo Economic Development and Tourism, Diana de Sousa, Regional Labour Market Committee and Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce, Jay Notay, Keyano College and Beverley Tjarera, YMCA of Northern Alberta, provided an overview of the Workforce Immigration & Support Program (WISP), noting that the groups presenting are collaborating to meet the program goal to attract and retain newcomers to become long-term residents and contribute to the Region's workforce.

Exit and Return

Councillor L. Waquan exited the meeting at 6:28 p.m. and returned at 6:30 p.m.