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What does CURA stand for?

CURA stands for Community-University Research Alliance

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In Canada, the Federal government, under the auspicious of the Social Sciences and Humanity Research Council (SSHRC), established a Community-University Research Alliance (CURA) that supports community and university participation in research relating to such areas as downtown revitalization, social work, arts and culture, poverty and homelessness, resource management, and health-related matters.
David Frank reported on the SSHRC-funded Community-University Research Alliance labour history project based at the University of New Brunswick, where historians and trade unionists are working together; Jeff Taylor discussed the "Work and Society in Historical Perspective" SSHRC-funded Research Cluster initiative that is moving forward into the second round of grant consideration; and Franca Iacovetta and Bettina Bradbury spoke on the forthcoming Labouring Feminism Conference at the University of Toronto, scheduled to begin 29 September 2005.
14-15: Conference: Public Policy to Meet Women's Economic Security Needs; Vancouver; Community-University Research Alliance grant.
14-15: Conference, Public Policy to Meet Women's Economic Security Needs, Vancouver, Community-University Research Alliance grant.
Coordinated Community Response to Elder Abuse $49,900 Peterborough 705-743-1573 Social Science and Humanities Research Council Community-University Research Alliances 613-944-4347 These awards were granted for joint projects of researchers in partnership with community groups.