On October 30, 2015, the Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service Agencies of BC (AMSSA) has offered a webinar titled Escaping Conflict the Syrian Refugee Crisis Explained. Professor Dan Hiebert (UBC) presented on the basics of why so many have fled Syria, the pathways of escape, how they have become interwoven with other migrants, the impacts on surrounding countries, the challenges arising in the EU, and the Canadian responses.
Please watch the webinar recording:
This information was passed to us by VIRCS VIPP Program Director, Alvaro Moreno.
Mustafa Abousaleh is the founder of ActionForSyria.com. Mustafa has been involved with various projects for Syria since March 2011. His involvement includes medical, awareness, educational and technical projects. Mustafa currently lives in Victoria, BC, Canada. He is working as an Engineering Consultant.