Completed Research

Precarious Workers & Precarious Housing

This report investigates the current and ongoing challenges the migrant worker community in
Edmonton face around homelessness and housing insecurity. Using Participatory Action
Research, research team members from AWARE, Migrante-Alberta and York University made
sure to involve the migrant worker community throughout the research process by holding
research training workshops and by analyzing the data collaboratively. Overall, research team
members conducted 22 interviews with migrant workers and 5 interviews with representatives of
settlement/faith organizations.