In recent years, and especially during the Covid-19 pandemic, we paid close attention to trends in women’s (un)employment. This work led us to investigating unique challenges such as:
… all challenges related to the Caring Economy. The Caring Economy is made up of sectors like healthcare, education, and social assistance, which are mostly made up of non-profit organizations and staffed by women. This critical segment of our economic and social infrastructure needs our support.
Learn more about Early Learning and Child Care workforce sustainability across Ontario in our “Childcare Workforce in Crisis” Issue Briefs:
We are collecting data to better understand who is looking for work and what kind of opportunities jobseekers are searching for. This data is completely anonymous and non-personally identifiable.