Published on February 12, 2016
The issue is suddenly dominating global discussions. Will it also play a key role in Habitat III?
Observations from Canadian thought leaders, shared at an Economic Club of Canada forum on February 12, 2016.
On January 20, 2016, GDX Executive Director Ratna Omidvar joined The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, for a one-on-one interview at an event hosted by the Canadian Club of Toronto.
Aboard an overloaded ship carrying more than 500 refugees, a young woman becomes an unlikely hero. This single, powerful story, told by Melissa Fleming of the UN's refugee agency, gives a human face to the sheer numbers of human beings trying to escape to better lives ... as the refugee ships keep coming ...
Published on December 22, 2015
For the thousands of Syrian newcomers willing and able to work, a job will be top of mind on arrival. It’s up to Canadians to help leverage their talent quickly and fully.
The distinction is becoming increasingly important as the refugee crisis escalates.