Lots of the examples and stories shared over the past 20 days have been from Canada, and that’s for a very good reason. Canada has had a private refugee sponsorship programme that has existed since the 1970s, and has resettled tens of thousands of refugees through private sponsorship
Here is a video with Canadian sponsors, and refugees, talking about the scheme and why it is so important.
Does this sound like something you would like to be part of?
Contact the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program to find about about refugee sponsorship opportunities in Canada
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