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Building Community – University Links

Building links between community and university researchers in Participatory Action Research: Lessons for addressing ethical issues in research

Join academics and community members from across Canada on Dec 9th, from 2:00-3:30 pm EST

Activating Change Together for Community Food Security (ACT for CFS) project is a 5 year Community-University Research Alliance (CURA) based out of Food Action Research Centre (FoodARC) at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The project utilizes participatory approaches in all aspects of research, including the development of ethics applications. … This has proven to be a messy and long process, but also one that has made ethics more meaningful to team members in community and academic settings alike. Read more