Events

Upcoming events sponsored by the International Migration Research Centre and its partners.

Up/Rooted: Refugees, Resettlement, Community

Thursday March 30th, 2017, 10:30am-7:00pm @ Wilfrid Laurier University Brantford Campus
Friday March 31st, 2017, 8:30am-8:00pm @ Balsillie School of International Affairs, Waterloo
Saturday April 1st, 2017, 10:00am-5:00pm @ Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo Campus


DNA and the Racial Re-Articulation of Indigeneity by Dr. Kim TallBear; Keynote Speaker Politics of Life Conference

Thursday March 2nd, 2017, 7:00am – 9:00pm
CIGI Auditorium


World in Motion: International Migration and Refugee Trends and Challenges

In partnership with Third Age Learning Guelph, the IMRC presents this 2017 winter lecture series focusing on one of the most important issues of our time. This series will explore complex social, political, and economic aspects of human migration on a global and local levels. 


IMRC Initiative to Support Syrian Refugees 

To mark International Migrants’ Day on December 18th, the IMRC is raising funds to purchase Grocery Gift cards for Syrian refugee families in the Kitchener-Waterloo community and to support a refugee scholarship to be launched by the IMRC and Wilfrid Laurier University.


Independent Film Showcase (Part of Popular Culture and World Politics 9 Conference )

November 12th, 2016, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Balsillie School of International Affairs, Room 1-22


Harvesting Change: Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of Canada’s Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program

September 19th, 2016, 10:00am – 3:30pm
Balsillie School of International Affairs, Room 1-42


Digging Deeper: Policy and practitioner responses to the refugee crisis

June 29th, 2016, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

MSCU Centre for Peace Advancement
4th Floor • Conrad Grebel University College • 140 Westmount Rd. North


Responding to the Global Refugee Crisis: Human Rights Have No Borders

June 14, 2016, 7:00PM – 8:30PM
CIGI Auditorium (67 ERB STREET WEST, WATERLOO, ON)

Inaugural Dr. Kerry Preibisch Global Social Justice and Migration Lecture

March 31st 2016, 4:30-5:30pm
CIGI Auditorium (67 ERB STREET WEST, WATERLOO, ON)