uOttawa’s Refugee Hub Plays a Key Role in New SSHRC Partnership Grant on Civil Society and the Global Refugee Regime

July 16, 2018

The uOttawa Refugee Hub, based at the Common Law Section, and the Faculty of Social Sciences are partnering with Professor James Milner of Carleton University on a $2.5 million partnership grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).  The project, titled Civil Society and the Global Refugee Regime: Understanding and Enhancing Impact through…

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Job Opportunity: GRSI Program Manager

June 25, 2018

The Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative (GRSI) is a unique and ambitious multi-stakeholder collaboration that is mandated to encourage and support the adoption of refugee sponsorship programs around the world.  The University of Ottawa Refugee Hub is a founding partner of the GRSI and also houses its Chairperson, Professor Jennifer Bond. We are seeking an experienced Senior Program Manager to…

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New Partnership: The Refugee Hub & Allan Rock Launch Project in Support of World Refugee Council Research

November 3, 2017

The University of Ottawa’s Refugee Hub and uOttawa law professor Allan Rock have recently launched an innovative research project designed to inform the newly formed World Refugee Council (WRC), which is exploring new approaches to transform the global system for responding to refugees by addressing core structural issues, and above all, responsibility-sharing for refugee protection, assistance and solutions.…

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New Partnership: University of Ottawa’s Refugee Hub and The Columbia University Global Policy Initiative (GPI)

November 3, 2017

The University of Ottawa’s Refugee Hub is pleased to announce a new collaboration with the Columbia University Global Policy Initiative (GPI) on a series of policy briefs and high-level convenings related to the United Nations’ Global Compacts on Refugees and Migration. The goal of the collaboration is to support the development of the Global Compacts by providing both high-quality research and…

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New Partnership: Unaccompanied Minors Project

October 25, 2017

The Refugee Hub’s Refugee Sponsorship Support Program (SSP) is thrilled to announce its new partnership with Pro Bono Ontario on their Unaccompanied Minors Project. The demand for this service has increased significantly in recent months, and the SSP Program will be providing volunteer lawyer recruitment and coordination capacity to this important and expanding initiative. Description…

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September 20, 2017

Spotlight Grants Fall 2017   About: A core tenet of the Refugee Hub’s mission is to foster a vibrant uOttawa community around refugee law and policy. To this end, Spotlight Grants aim to highlight and support the important work that leaders in our community are undertaking on refugee-related issues. Spotlight Grants contribute to the impact and profile…

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Seeking Upper-Year Fellows

September 13, 2017

As a collaborative special project with the World Refugee Council (WRC), the uOttawa Refugee Hub and Professor Allan Rock are jointly seeking talented & committed upper-year students to contribute to their work. Successful candidates will support a major academic project and support the Refugee Hub’s engagement in national and international consultations on the future of…

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Seeking Upper-Year Researchers

August 18, 2017

Professor Jennifer Bond and the uOttawa Refugee Hub are seeking talented & committed upper-year students to join our dynamic research team. Successful candidates will support several academic research projects, a number of major talks, and the Refugee Hub’s engagement in national and international consultations on the future of the refugee system. Student projects will vary…

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