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We are the stewards of one of New Brunswick’s most important resources: our data. Find out why we are important partners for evidence informed decision making in Canada.

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2024 Applications Open Now!

Pathways to Professions (P2P), a 13-week paid experiential program for post-secondary students in New Brunswick, is excited to announce its fifth annual launch. Hosted by NB-IRDT and our partners, P2P offers students the opportunity to engage in NB-focused projects, collaborate with experienced researchers and community stakeholders, and participate in skill-building sessions and workshops. Applications are now open for students seeking to gain valuable work experience, academic study, and community involvement while contributing to New Brunswick's development.

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Forecasted teacher shortages in New Brunswick

This new research highlights the importance of recruiting and retaining teachers in New Brunswick's public schools; it seeks to support strategies that will attract, support and encourage teachers to stay within the profession long-term, ensuring a vibrant and sustainable educational environment in the province

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Opportunities at NB-IRDT

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Meet the Students Promoting More Inclusive Workplaces in NB

IDEA.NB is an innovative Future GNB research stream within P2P that is focused on fostering Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility (IDEA) within GNB. In summer 2023, the IDEA.NB team’s goal was to help address the unique challenges faced by Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity groups in GNB and provide a roadmap for cultivating a more inclusive and thriving workplace environment.

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