Transportation barriers to Syrian newcomer participation and settlement in Durham Region

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Published in the April 2018 issue of the Journal of Transport Geography, Transportation barriers to Syrian newcomer participation and settlement in Durham Region reports on the effects of inaccessibility on Syrian refugees in Durham Region. The transport and social exclusion framework is applied to determine whether transport poverty leads to inaccessibility, and how this impacts participation in daily activities and the wellbeing of recently landed refugees.

Authors of the article are Steven Farber, Anika Mifsud, Jeff Allen, Michael J. Widener, K. Bruce Newbold, and Md Moniruzzaman.