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Municipal Election Data Available

The Durham Workforce Authority (DWA) provides local labour market information (LMI) specific to Durham Region. The DWA plays a significant role within the community as …

Live 2 Lead

At the Deer Creek Golf & Country Club on November 4, 2015 between 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. the Live 2 Lead event will take …

Skills and Post-Secondary Education Summit: Towards a Skills and PSE Strategy for Canada

Durham Workforce Authority is pleased to partner with The Conference Board of Canada and CAREERS: The Next Generation to bring you the Skills and Post-Secondary Education …

DWA Executive Director Nominated for Connect Woman Award

Durham Region – The Durham Workforce Authority is proud to announce that our Executive Director, Heather McMillan has been named as one of four finalists …

Ignite 2014 – Spark Centre Opens Applications for its Ignite Startup Competition

 The 2nd annual competition will award two winners $25,000 each and includes a new category awarding $5,000 to a post-secondary student Spark Innovation Centre, a …

Trades and the Newcomer

If you are a person who has come to Canada from another country and have the desire to work in the skilled trades, there are …

Report on Skillshed Pilot Study and A Review of Skillshed Analysis Practices and Outcomes

Report on Skillshed Pilot Study This is the report on our Skillshed pilot study funding in part by the Durham Workforce Authority and by a …

Are the skills employers need available in Canada?

When trying to find matches for workers and employers, it is unclear whether Canadians have the right skills for the jobs, or whether we need …

Durham Ideas Den

The Durham Ideas Den, Durham’s biggest social innovation challenge for young change-makers, is an initiative spearheaded by the Community Innovation Lab, in partnership with Durham …

Durham College Centre for Food

Durham Region has a new learning centre at Durham College offering a full-service, green-certified teaching restaurant and lounge, state-of-the-art labs, classrooms and meeting spaces designed …