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Articles & Links

Ten Facts about Refugee Resettlement in Canada :  Compiled by Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia

Refugee Resoures Handout : A great general handout with lots of combined resources and links.

CRCNA Social Justice Canada Refugee Issues : Includes information from the Christian Reformed Church of North America, resources and links for churches

Diaconal Ministries of Canada : Diaconal Ministries Canada exists to inspire, equip and encourage deacons, churches and their partners as they join in God's transforming work in communities. 

Immigrant Services Society of BC (ISSofBC) Refugee Readiness Hub

In an effort to ensure information about Canada's response to the Syrian refugee crisis is provided in a timely manner, ISSofBC is distributing monthly newsletters, which give updates on Syrian resettlement in BC.


The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) videos/mini documentaries
UNHCR Excom 2015: A World in Crisis

Turkey: Midyat Refugees

Turkey from Kobane, Syria: Ivra's Story 

To Turkey Top Refugee Hosting Nation

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