Researcher with the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse (CDPDJ), Amina Triki-Yamani has been studying racialized minorities, immigrants and religious minorities for more than 20 years. Her two main areas of expertise are the education system and the labour sector. Anima co-authored the overview of the report titled “Racial profiling and systemic discrimination of racialized youth,” published in 2020. She has produced numerous studies and conference presentations on the socioeconomic, linguistic and religious integration of immigrants in Quebec and France. Anima also completed the CDPDJ’s research study on the private-sector employment rates of visible minorities in Greater Montreal (2018). She holds a doctorate in Education from the Université Paris-X Nanterre and has completed postdoctoral programs in Education and Ethnic Studies with the Centre for Ethnic Studies at Montreal Universities and the Canada Research Chair in Education and Ethnic Relations.
Researcher, Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse