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Rebecca Ipe

ESYD Program Coordinator

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As the Employment Strategy Coordinator, Rebecca engages in research and stakeholder collaboration towards the development of the Provincial Employment Strategy for Youth with Disabilities.

Prior to joining CanAssist, Rebecca obtained her PhD in Education at the University of Glasgow. Her research interests include community-based school governance, international development, humanitarian aid, and the lived schooling experiences of marginalised populations in rural south India. She has researched and volunteered with low-income populations in Glasgow, India, and Vancouver. She is passionate about leveraging research to advocate for sustainable policies and supports for a more inclusive, equitable and diverse Canadian society.

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