Poverty, Homelessness and Migration In Northeastern Ontario, Canada
12 Pages Posted: 31 May 2015
Date Written: April 30, 2015
This special issue describes a multi-year community-university research alliance that explores issues related to poverty, homelessness, housing and migration in a vast region within northern Ontario, Canada. This introductory article explains the approach to the methodology used in the project and provides and an integrative perspective to the studies undertaken. The six articles presented in this special issue are placed in a broader context and briefly summarized. The articles deal with poverty, migration, period prevalence counts of homelessness, studies conducted within two First Nations and a theoretical perspective on the use of public space by homeless people.
Keywords: First Nation, urban Indigenous, homelessness, migration, northeastern Ontario, space
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