This free public symposium will feature guest speakers from research, policy, practitioner, and activist communities discussing the history, processes, research, and challenges for resettlement, particularly for young adults.
Areas for discussion will include:
changes to refugee and immigration policy
activist and community mobilizations to support those with precarious status
access to post-secondary education
implications for the discourse of ‘radicalization’ in public policy
the role of the arts, media, and public pedagogy
Youth, War and Migration is a project that focuses on the everyday realities of youth and young adults from the Middle East as they have experienced war, militarization, displacement, migration and resettlement.
Date: Saturday, May 27th, 2017
Time: 9:30a.m. - 7:00p.m.
Although this event is free, you must register in order to attend.
To register please click here: http://ywm-ca.com/public-symposium/