2.B Sponsors: From Mobilization to Engagement
Actors May Consider:
B.1 How can private actors be mobilized to support refugee resettlement? B.2 What other options to support refugees are available to private actors? B.3 Who is eligible to sponsor and what is their relationship to government? B.4 How are eligible sponsors screened? B.5 What are sponsors' responsibilities? B.6 What steps do sponsors need to take to prepare for the refugees’ arrival? B.7 What training and resources are available to sponsors prior to and after refugees’ arrival?
IRCC, “How to Protect the Resettlement Mechanisms from abuse by terrorists and other international criminals without unduly impeding resettlement as a tool of protection”
Andrea Janus, “‘I’m so proud to be here’: Syrian refugee has tearful reunion with Justin Trudeau” (CBC News, 5 December 2016)
Giovanna Roma, “The Indochinese Refugee Movement: An Exploratory Case Study of the Windsor Experience” (Refuge, 2016)