The Ripple Refugee Project
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Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Refugee debate ignores Canada's unflattering 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...
Thursday, 15 December 2016
What it means to be a permanent resident in a country for the first time in my life
Amr Al-Faham, his wife Rasha and their 5-months old son Kareem arrived in Toronto from Turkey on December 6, 2016 - the second family spon...
Wednesday, 14 December 2016
It's a girl!
What an exciting end of the (sponsorship) year: On December 13 the Abdallahs welcomed their newest family member! Little Scham was born in...
Thursday, 24 November 2016
A message to our donors
The members of the Ripple Refugee Project wanted to provide all of you, our generous donors, with an update on the Abdallah family, who ar...
Sunday, 13 November 2016
A few things we have learned in the first year
I t has been almost one year since the Syrian family of eight we are sponsoring has arrived in Toronto. As we are waiting for a second fam...
Friday, 9 September 2016
The benefits of private refugee sponsorship
Canada is unique in the world in having a program, the Privately Sponsored Refugee (PSR) program, wherein private citizens can form groups...
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