issues and experts
New target date set for Syrian refugees
Updated November 24, 4:30 p.m.
Canada is pushing back its deadline for accepting 25,000 Syrian refugees with a new target date of February 2016, while 10,000 of the refugees are expected to arrive by year’s end. Among SFU experts continuing to watch the Syrian refugee story unfold:
Shayna Plaut, the Simons Research Fellow for International Law and Human Security at SFU’s School for International Studies: 604.817.0311; firstname.lastname@example.org
Don Devoretz, economics professor emeritus, who specializes in immigration: 604.533.2239; email@example.com
Josh Labove, geography doctoral candidate: 604.319.8655; firstname.lastname@example.org