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 4: What is a refugee? Get informed – knowledge is power.

September 5: Refugees in numbers

September 6: Do the MOOC on refugees

September 7: Stories behind the numbers

September 8: Help us keep fighting for refugee rights

September 9: Your support makes a difference

September 10: Beyond Borders

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 16: Try something new

September 17: Meet someone who’s a refugee

September 18: Find leaders in your community that speak out on refugee issues.

September 19: Find a refugee business near you

September 20: Could you volunteer a skill that helps refugees?

September 21: How can you get involved in community refugee sponsorship?

September 22: How can big businesses support refugees?

September 23: How can you teach young people about refugees?

September 24: Help refugees in Manus

September 25: Reunite Refugee Families

September 26: Show that you welcome refugees

September 27: Keep talking about refugee issues

September 28: Have your say: tell us ways to welcome refugees

September 29: Don’t stop at 30 days, support refugees long term