The Plight of Humanity :
Come Join us
Rights and Compassion by
Millions of Refugees displaced and No end in sight by
Sunday, March 24, 2019. 2:30pm
Program starts exactly at 2:30 pm
(registration starts at 2:15pm)
The Mulla Asghar Memorial Library and Islamic Resource Centre
9000 Bathurst Street, Thornhill
Please use door #4
Light refreshments will be served
|Rights and Compassion
In a world where unprecedented numbers of people have been forced to move from their homes, there are few signs of hope in the midst of hostility, violence and broken lives. Who are these refugees, what are their rights, and how can we respond to this global refugee crisis?
Bio: Gloria has been working with refugees, in one way or another, all her working life. She was a founding director of the Metro Toronto Host Program (now Culturelink), and has worked in refugee programs of Mennonite Central Committee. She spent over 20 years with Amnesty International Canada as a refugee coordinator. She has been a member of the executive committee of the Canadian Council for Refugees and the chair of the Board of Directors of Sojourn House.