30 ways you can make a difference for refugees
We’re spending the month of September highlighting all the amazing ways you can make a difference to refugees at home in Canada, and around the world. We’ll be posting a new blog every day in September; you can follow along on our blog and social media channels, and remember to share what actions you are taking by using the hashtags #IWelcome and #AmnestyCanada .
September 11: What is refugee legislation and policy like in Canada?
September 12: Why lasting solutions for refugees are essential.
September 13: Find a local community group that support refugees.
September 14: Safe spaces for refugees
September 15: Volunteer to support refugees
September 18: Spotlight on Uganda
September 19: Find leaders in your community that speak out on refugee issues.
September 20: Find a refugee business near you
September 21: Could you volunteer a skill that helps refugees?
September 22: Join in with our amazing global music moment
September 23: How can you get involved in community refugee sponsorship?
September 24: How can big businesses support refugees?
September 25: How can you teach young people about refugees?
September 26: Help refugees in Manus
September 27: Show that you welcome refugees
September 28: Save lives in the central Mediterranean
September 29: Call on Canada to reunite refugee families
September 30: Keep talking about refugee issues
October 1: Have your say: tell us ways to welcome refugees: (ask them to post on social media, using hashtag, and it will be shared on Stackla)
October 2: Don’t stop at 30 days, support refugees long term