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Seeking uOttawa Upper-Year Law Student Fellows

August 31, 2018

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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Un nouveau fonds assume les coûts du parrainage de réfugiés par les Canadiens

August 17, 2018

 Une initiative extraordinaire rassemble parrains et bailleurs de fonds pour réinstaller les réfugiés référés par le HCR au Canada OTTAWA (ONTARIO), le 7 août 2018 – Le Carrefour des réfugiés de l’Université d’Ottawa et la Fondation Shapiro, en collaboration avec les Services aux familles juives d’Ottawa, sont ravis d’annoncer la création d’un nouveau fonds visant à…

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News Release: New Fund Covers Costs for Canadians Sponsoring Refugees

August 7, 2018

Special initiative brings together sponsors & funders to resettle UNHCR referred refugees to Canada OTTAWA, ONTARIO, 7 August 2018 – The University of Ottawa Refugee Hub and the Shapiro Foundation, together with Jewish Family Services Ottawa, are delighted to announce the creation of a new fund aimed at facilitating the sponsorship of up to 1,000…

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Job Opportunity: Program Officer, Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative

July 26, 2018

Are you a smart, passionate, creative professional looking for a next step in your global career? Then we might have the role for you! 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…

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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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