Niagara Connects

Niagara Connects engages diverse players in gathering and sharing relevant, reliable evidence to drive focused planning and decision-making for a stronger future.

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Niagara connects builds community capacity to use evidence (data, information, knowledge) across the 12 living in niagara quality of life sectors, to inform focused planning and decision-making; and facilitates coordinated community action to create the conditions for a more vibrant niagara.

Founded in 2014

Located in St. catherines, Ontario, L2R2P8

Target Markets: Social Enterprise

Open Data Sources Used:

  • 1 to 10 sources of academic institutions open data
  • 1 to 10 sources of charities & foundations open data
  • 11 to 50 sources of federal government open data
  • 11 to 50 sources of municipal government open data
  • 1 to 10 sources of private entities open data
  • 11 to 50 sources of provincial government open data
  • 51 to 100 sources of social sector open data

Federal Data Sources Used: Agriculture and Agri-food Canada, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Canada Revenue Agency, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Employment and Social Development Canada, Environment Canada, Health Canada, Industry Canada, Infrastructure Canada, Library and Archives Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Public Works and Government Services Canada, Statistics Canada, Treasury Board Secretariat

Provincial Data Sources Used: Ontario

Open Data Sectors Used: Agriculture & Food, Citizenship & Immigration, Consumer, Economics & Finance, Education, Employment, Environment & Climate Change, Electricity & Energy Transmission, Geospatial/mapping, Health/healthcare, Housing & Mortgages, Manufacturing, Media, Public Safety, Science & Research, Tourism, Transportation, Other