2.B Sponsors: From Mobilization to Engagement
B.7 What training and resources are available to sponsors prior to and after refugees’ arrival?
Why is this area important?
Training and resources can help sponsor groups in applying to sponsor refugees and providing support to refugees during their undertaking.
Considerations may include:
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(i) Where and how do sponsoring groups receive information on private sponsorship of refugees and receive guidance and support before or during their sponsorship undertaking? (ii) Who provides resources and training? (iii) Who covers the costs of resources and training? (iv) Are some or all sponsoring group members required or encouraged to attend trainings? (v) What other individuals or organizations in their community should sponsors share their information on private sponsorship with so that they understand the program when refugees arrive?