The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) would like to invite you to an informative and inspiring evening with Jean-Nicolas Beuze, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' representative in Canada.
Jean-Nicolas Beuze will talk on the global refugee crises and how Canadians can help by sponsoring refugees through the BVOR program. Open discussion to follow.
Jean-Nicolas Beuze is the UNHCR’s representative in Canada. He has worked with the United Nations in the areas of human rights, peacekeeping, and child protection in countries as diverse as the Democratic Republic of Congo, Afghanistan, Libya, Uganda, Iraq, Sudan and Syria. He has also researched issues related to peace agreements, transitional justice and human rights systems. Jean-Nicolas holds a LL.M in international human rights law and a Master in international relations.
Please note: The BVOR program has a specific list of refugees needing sponsorship. RSTP offers other workshops appropriate for those wishing to sponsor relatives, friends or named cases.
Date: May 3, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Ryerson University, The Commons (POD 250), 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3