PROMPT – Policy Roundtable Mobilizing Professions and Trades. Meeting : Tuesday, November 16, 2004 Venue : Metro Hall, Room 303 Time : 6.00 a.m. to 8.45 p.m. AGENDA. 6.00 – 6.15: Meet and Greet / Dinner 6.15 – 6.45: Independent Appeals Mechanisms 6.45 – 7.15: Smart Settlement -
Meeting : Tuesday, November 16, 2004
Venue : Metro Hall, Room 303
Time : 6.00 a.m. to 8.45 p.m.
Colleges Integrating Immigrants to Employment (CIITE)
Region of Waterloo Immigrant Skills Summit
Request for Volunteers for Working Group on Development and Distribution Strategy for ‘In the Public Interest’
PROMPT Road Trip – request for volunteers for ‘visits’ to politicians
PROMPT Strategic Planning – advance notice
B. ‘In the Public Interest’
This mechanism will demonstrate a fair, transparent and
independent process that will likely be more acceptable to
the broader public. In addition to these merits, such a
mechanism will ensure the spirit of due process as well as
were identified and challenged
What will PROMPT’s Submission be?
Discussion on Revisions
(Please refer to handout for model)
Current Capacity Canada Model
Leadership : Project management committee (PMC)
Role: Current role of PMC
Potential Capacity Canada Model
Leadership : PMC + Community Leadership Body (CLB)
Role: Role of PMC + CLB
Next Steps: Paper in 2 parts
1) Focus Group of PROMPT to identify clear vision with systemic solutions – first and second parts. (Dec.2004)
2) Leave 2nd part as is. a) Acknowledge need for programs, facilities and funding but identify key requirements of such programs eg. Relevant, proper assessment, interim stage to licensing (if applicable), employer engagement and advocacy, direct employment outcomes commensurate with skills and abilities of clients, compliant with Lisbon Convention obligations etc.
b) Identify which of PROMPT’s ‘positions’ in this section are consonant with PROMPT’s vision and which may not be.
3) Release – a) Next year
b) Separate or joint release with Smart Settlement
Thank you for your participation!