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Building Resilient Communities: Responding to the New Realities of Newcomer Trajectories in Canadian Cities

April 11, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Community representatives and researchers share their experiences with responding to challenges, crises, and change in relation to migration. The panel will discuss community and institutional level resilience, illuminating strategies for responding to shocks and change as communities and individuals cope with changing realities of migration in Canada.

Confirmed speakers include:

Jenna Hennebry
Tara Bedard, LIP Chair / KW City Network BRMC (Facilitator)
Ana Luz Martinez, KW Multicultural Centre
Peter Donahue, Laurier International
Rana Aljaroudi, Canadian Arab Women’s Association
Fran Hannigan, University of Waterloo

With opening and closing remarks by Jenna Hennebry and Valerie Preston.

A reception will follow the discussion.


April 11, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


In Person
Balsillie School of International Affairs, 67 Erb Street West
Waterloo, ON N2L 6C2 Canada
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(226) 772-3001
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