Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative promotes Canada's private refugee sponsorship model
The Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative met in Ottawa this week for a three-day launch event that brought together 90 participants, including sponsorship groups, international delegates, partners and government officials interested in Canada's ...
Colombian President accepts Nobel Peace Prize for deal with FARC
(CNN) Half his country may not support his efforts at peace, but Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos now has a Nobel Peace Prize for pursuing a deal to end the longest-running war in the Americas. Santos accepted his award Saturday after brokering a ...
Educating Refugee Youth Will Make the World Safer and More Prosperous
Countries like Chad and Uganda, which have almost no capacity to take on the complex and costly task of educating refugee children, deserve immense credit for trying to give refugee children within their borders an education – even as they struggle to ...
Let the US Resettle Refugees Privately
The Trump administration takes office just as proposals to relaunch private sponsorship of refugees in the U.S. are gaining support. Matthew La Corte from the Niskanen Center argues that it would be wrong to abandon this approach.