2012

(Oct 15, 2012) Kenya’s Kenyatta University opens its doors to Somali refugees in Dadaab, The Guardian, UK

(Sept 18, 2012) Osgoode Professor Sean Rehaag receives Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers 2012 Advocacy Award

(September 16, 2012) Profs launch teacher training in refugee camp—to improve education for all

(September 15, 2012) Stop vilifying Roma refugees, op ed published in the Toronto Star, written by Benjamin Berger and Sean Rehaag.

(August 21, 2012) Somalia Elects Government. Following decades of lawlessness and rule by warlords, finding suitable candidates for Somalia’s new parliament proves difficult. (Part 2 of podcast)

CBC “As It Happens” podcast of interview with CRS Community Scholar Hassan Shire Sheikh

(April 10, 2012) Online learning inspires refugees, IRIN Africa: www.irinnews.org/Report/95259/EDUCATION-Online-learning-inspires-refugees

(Mar. 14, 2012) Refugee policies should be based on fact, not fiction, Embassy Magazine: www.embassymag.ca/page/view/refugeepolicy-03-14-2012

(Feb. 22, 2012) CBC Metro Morning Podcast about offering online programs to refugees in camps: http://www.cbc.ca/metromorning/episodes/2012/02/22/course-for-refugees/

(Feb. 2, 2012) York project offers higher education to refugees

A project that offers students an opportunity to take a course with Burmese refugees who are half a world away in camps on the Thai-Burma border.

http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2012/02/01/york-project-offers-higher-education-to-refugees/