Introducing De-Carceral Futures: Bridging Prison and Migrant Justice
Feb14

Introducing De-Carceral Futures: Bridging Prison and Migrant Justice

Editors’ Introduction: Detention, Prison, and Knowledge Translation in Canada and Beyond by Stephanie J. Silverman and Sharry Aiken   Immigration detention refers to the law, policy, and practice of incarcerating asylum seekers and other migrants to wait for a resolution in an irregularity of their immigration status. The medical literature is conclusive that even short periods of detention cause irreparable damage to the...

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15 Ways to Evaluate the Success of Community Sponsorship Programs, by Rachel McNally
Jan22

15 Ways to Evaluate the Success of Community Sponsorship Programs, by Rachel McNally

Last year marked 40 years since the signing of the first agreement for private sponsorship in Canada. The government credits the program for “thousands upon thousands of new Canadian success stories.”[i] But what does the government mean by “success”? How can we determine if a sponsorship program is “successful”? New research reflects on these questions, including the Refuge journal’s new Special Issue on Private Sponsorship in...

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ACERMF série de documents de travail
Nov10

ACERMF série de documents de travail

L’Association canadienne des Études sur les Réfugiés et la Migration Forcée (ACERMF) est heureuse d’annoncer le lancement de sa nouvelle série de documents de travail. Cette nouvelle série a pour but de promouvoir et d’appuyer l’excellence dans la recherche et à favoriser la dissemination du savoir sur les réfugiés et la migration forcée. Visitez notre site web (www.carfms/working-paper-series) pour lire les premiers articles publiés...

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Keynote Addresses & Special Plenary Sessions – Summaries 2015
Aug04
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New Book Just Released
Jul19

New Book Just Released

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Asylum in Canada: policy and human rights for refugees
May25
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