Centre for Refugee Studies Summer Course on Refugees and Forced Migration | May 8-12, 2017 | York University, Toronto


The Centre for Refugee Studies at York University is offering its annual Summer Course on Refugees and Forced Migration from May 8-12, 2017.
The Summer Course is an internationally acclaimed, non-credit course for academic and field-based practitioners working in the area of forced migration. It serves as a hub for researchers, students, practitioners, service providers and policy makers to share information and ideas. The Summer Course is housed within the Centre for Refugee Studies (CRS), York University. All participants who complete the full course receive a York University Centre for Refugee Studies Summer Course Certificate.
2017 Summer Course topics will include:

. Legal approaches to refugee studies
. UNHCR, the Convention and the international refugee regime
. Protracted refugee situations
. Sexual minority claims
. Health and refugees
. Education in extended exile
. Climate change and environmental refugees
. Racialization and exclusion in reception contexts
. Refugee resettlement policy
. Detention

Dates: May 8-12, 2017

Location: York University, Toronto, Canada
Course Fee: $975 CAD +13% HST (by January 31st, 2017)
Late Registration Fee: $1400 CAD +13%HST (February 1 until April 1, 2017)

For more information, and to apply, please visit the website at http://crs.yorku.ca/summer/