Project Team & Contact

Project Team








From left to right:

Humaima Ashfaque, Project Ambassador and Glendon Collective Sponsorship Team Member. Faculty of Health Student majoring in Global Health. WUSC Keele Campus Student Refugee Program (SRP) Coordinator. Amnesty International at York Events and Campaigns Coordinator (2018-2019).

Amina Khan, Former Volunteer Director of Communications and Outreach  and member of Refugees Awareness Week Organizing Committees (Graduated).

Pierre-André Thériault, Osgoode Hall Law School/Refugee Sponsorship Support Program instructor and supervisor, York University Syria Response and Refugee Initiative project co-lead (former). Member of "Team Osgoode" refugee sponsorship team.

John Carlaw, Project Lead, York University Syria Response and Refugee Initiative. Centre for Refugee Studies Graduate Research Fellow and Politics Doctoral Candidate.


***Please note: the Syria Response and Refugee Initiative concluded on April 30, 2019***

Syria Response and Refugee Initiative
Centre for Refugee Studies
York University
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON   M3J 1P3

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