April 20: Refugee Rights Public Forum: The Singh Decision Matters in 2017

Posted
April 18, 2017

Information from Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI): Panel discussion on refugee rights in 2017: is Toronto really a sanctuary city / refugee experience with Islamophobia, anti-black racism / healthcare for refugees / refugee claimants and human rights.

Spoken word: Maseh Hadaf

Panelists:

  • Rosa Solorzano (youth activist, FCJ Refugee Centre)
  • Gilary Massa (a proud Afro-Latina Muslim with long history in community activism, active in student and labour movements for over a decade)
  • Dr. Praseedha Janakiram (Physician at Crossroads Clinic for refugees)
  • Andrew Brouwer (refugee lawyer and refugee rights and human rights activist)

Co-moderators: Debbie Douglas (Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants) and Mbalu Lumor (Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture)

Light refreshments will be provided.

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Event Information:

When: Thursday, April 20, 2017, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. ET

Where: Friends House, 60 Lowther Ave., Toronto M5R 1C7