Newcomer Resilience and COVID-19: Challenges and Opportunities
Building Migrant Resilience in Cities (BMRC) / York University
Event Date: February 2, 2022
Event Time: 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Event Type: Online
Eligibility: Workers in the newcomer-serving sector and other interested people are invited to attend
BMRC invites you to their Newcomer Resilience and COVID-19 web series, which will explore research into the challenges and opportunities for all facets of newcomer life as we move through the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada.
The first webinar, Challenges and Opportunities, will run February 2, and feature the following presentations:
- COVID-19: Challenges and Resilience of International Students, by Prof. Sutama Ghosh and Mr. Suhail Shahidnia (Ryerson University)
- Does One Size Fit All? Public Policy Responses to COVID-19, by Prof. Christina Gabriel (Carleton University) and Dr. Muna Osman (OLIP)
- Newcomers’ labour market experiences & the pandemic: the role of social media for network building, by Ms. Huan Wang and Prof. Luisa Veronis (University of Ottawa)
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