GDX In The News
Published on November 29, 2016
The first ever assessment of the world’s leading authorities on diversity was announced on Saturday October 31, 2015.
Published on October 5, 2016
Senator Ratna Omidvar spoke with Radio Canada International to discuss the issue, and said changes must be made so there is due process in the citizenship revocation process.
Published on September 27, 2016
Bill C-6 arrives in the Senate as one of the first major pieces of government legislation of the fall session. It largely amends parts of the Citizenship Act changed by the earlier Bill C-24.
Published on September 19, 2016
The U.N. Summit on Refugees and Migrants is an opportunity for leadership on resettlement and relief solutions. Asking the right questions is an important part of getting there.
Published on August 3, 2016
In the August 2, 2016 edition of the Center for Global Development Podcast, Senator Omidvar discusses Canada’s experience of migration and refugees, and its unique program of private sponsorship.
Prime Minister announces intention to recommend the appointment of GDX Executive Director Ratna Omidvar to the Senate of CanadaPublished on March 18, 2016
“I’m very proud and humbled by today's announcement. As Executive Director of Ryerson’s Global Diversity Exchange for the past two years, I’ve learned much about the rich diversity of our campus, city, province and country, and how we engage with the world through our diversity. I hope to bring these perspectives to Ottawa”, said Ratna Omidvar.