Impacts of Youth Out-Migration: City of Kawartha Lakes, City and County of Peterborough, and Northumberland and Haliburton Counties

Title

Impacts of Youth Out-Migration: City of Kawartha Lakes, City and County of Peterborough, and Northumberland and Haliburton Counties

Author

Ricard, Alyson; Miller, Amy; Taylor, Jason;  Walker, Andrew; Tetreault, Nicole; Mokedanz, Julia; Arens, Lisa; Boyd, Heather

Host Organization

Workforce Development Board
Host contact: Evans, Gord

Supervising Faculty

Tufts, Steven
Department: Geography

Reference Number

TP-547

Date

2006

Location of Document

U-Links Office and online

Area

Northumberland, Haliburton, Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes

Subject

Understanding and preventing youth out-migration

Description

Research and gather information and data related to the correlation of the outward migration of youth and the decline in employment in entry level positions in four counties. Create information-sharing opportunities to focus on the challenges that face our youth both in education and employment opportunities. Promote/create co-op/entrepreneurship opportunities for students that provide life experience and value for future employment opportunities. Promote the development of community skills and expertise that entices higher income employment to the area.

Publisher

Trent University

Files

Reference

Ricard, Alyson; Miller, Amy; Taylor, Jason;  Walker, Andrew; Tetreault, Nicole; Mokedanz, Julia; Arens, Lisa; Boyd, Heather, Impacts of Youth Out-Migration: City of Kawartha Lakes, City and County of Peterborough, and Northumberland and Haliburton Counties, Trent University, 2006