Roundtable: Refugee Sponsorship

Thursday, 21 November 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
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Contact person: 
Christina Clark-Kazak
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Free of charge
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To celebrate the publication of the recent special issue of Refugee: Canada's Journal on Refugees, please join us for a round table to discuss lessons learned and ways forward for private sponsorship of refugees.


Jennifer Bond, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa

Michael Casarola, Senior Resettlement Officer, UNHCR

Christina Clark-Kazak, Associate Professor, School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa (guest editor)

Michaela Hynie, Professor, Centre for Refugee Studies, York University

Ashley Kwadrans, Senior Policy Advisor, Refugee Hub

Patti Lenard, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa

David Moffette, Assistant Professor, Criminology, University of Ottawa (moderator)

Michael Molloy, Adjunct Research Professor, Carleton University

Johanna Reynolds, Doctoral Candidate, York University (guest editor)

Chikwa Zahinda, Refugee Sponsorship Committee, Emmanuel United Church

Les présentations seront en anglais, suivi d'une période bilingue de questions et réponses.