The DEPPI project receives a grant of nearly $ 1.6 million!

As part of Healthy and Productive Work initiative, a joint initiative of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), the DEPPI, has just received a total grant of $ 1,593,315 ($ 514,260 from SSHRC, $ 629,634 from CIHR, $ 449,421 from project partners). This grant is for a period of 5 years.

This project, under the supervision of Charles Bellemare, professor in the Department of Economics, brings together 11 researchers from different universities: Clermont Dionne, Marion Goussé, Bertrand Achou, Lacroix Guy, Sabine Kröger (Université Laval); Louise Duchesne (Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières); Marie Laberge (Université de Montreal); Ann Beaton, Charles Gaucher (Université de Moncton); Sylvain Letscher (Université du Québec à Rimouski) and Normand Boucher (Interdisciplinary Center for Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration).

The DEPPI relies on the participation of various partners who contribute to the development of projects and who actively participate in the financing, namely: the alliance des centres-conseils en emploi (AXTRA), the Center for Interuniversity Research and Analysis of Organizations (CIRANO), Groupe TAQ, HEC Montréal, the Ministère du travail, de l’emploi et de la solidarité sociale (MTESS), the Regroupement des organismes spécialisés pour l’emploi des personnes handicapées (ROSEPH) and Société Logique.

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