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2020 LiNDR Annual General Meeting

The Durham Workforce Authority (DWA) is a proud member of the Literacy Network of Durham Region (LiNDR). The Literacy Network of Durham Region was incorporated as…

Federal Government Launches ‘I Want to Help’ Platform

The Government of Canada has officially launched its ‘I Want to Help’ program with the purpose of incentivizing students and recent graduates to volunteer to…

2020 APBOT Mayors’ Breakfast

The Ajax-Pickering Board of Trade (APBOT) is currently operating in its 65th year, over the past three months APBOT has hosted over 25 virtual networking…

LMIC Report: What Wage Information do Students Value?

Through a partnership with Refresh Market Research, the Labour Market Information Council (LMIC) conducted a study of first-year postsecondary students to determine what types of…

DWA Nominated for Business Excellence Award

The 2019 Ajax-Pickering Board of Trade Business Excellence Awards nominees are out, and the Durham Workforce Authority is proud to have been nominated for the…

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Region of Durham and DWA Launch Manufacturers Survey

Oshawa, ON –The Region of Durham Economic Development Department and the Durham Workforce Authority are partnering with  Canada’s largest manufacturing consortium – Excellence in Manufacturing…

Jobs First Durham

Jobs First Durham

Oshawa – The DWA  launched Jobs First Durham (JFD), searchable web aggregator of Durham Region Jobs from national, provincial, and local job boards to make…

Durham Workforce Authority to Host First Data Walk Event

On Thursday March 28th 2019 the Durham Workforce Authority (DWA) will be hosting their first Data Walk, at the Tribute Community Centre in Oshawa. A…

On The Road to Inclusivity Report

Without access to timely, accurate and comprehensive labour market information and data on persons with disabilities it is difficult to appropriately plan programs, services and interventions to assist in labour market attachment for persons with disabilities.

Employer Survey

The DWA is responsible for conducting labour market research and providing labour market information to the Durham Region Community. Our communities have identified a growing…