The Ripple Refugee Project
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Wednesday, 6 June 2018
Keeping a balance between the now and my roots
Amr Al-Farham, his wife Rasha and their son Kareem arrived in Toronto in December 2016. They are the second Syrian family our group had spo...
Monday, 4 June 2018
How can the citizen sponsorship model be improved?
On May 5, Canada4Refugees , in partnership with Ryerson University’s Diversity Institute , held a one-day workshop with members of sponsor...
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Why we decided to focus more on BVOR refugees rather than named-case sponsorship
For Private Sponsorship groups like ours, which want to undertake sponsorships on an on-going basis, there are number of benefits of worki...
Sunday, 30 July 2017
A memorable meeting in Ethiopia
After the successful sponsorship of two Syrian families over the past year and a half, Ripple has been eagerly looking forward to our next...
Thursday, 15 June 2017
Despite the enormity of the global refugee crisis, don’t put your head in the sand
When the world marks World Refugee Day on June 20, we are reminded of how huge the number of people is who have been forced to flee their...
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Canada's recurring refugee debate ignores our historical experience
With the recent increase in refugee claimants crossing unannounced into our country from the U.S., Canada’s approach to refugees is once a...
Friday, 5 May 2017
Lessons Learned: Post-Settlement (Self) Evaluation
As our group is in the process of sponsoring additional refugees to come to Canada and we will be assisting these future newcomers in thei...
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