25 May-2 June 2002
The Centre for Refugee Studies' Summer Course offers postgraduate training in refugee issues for up to fifty practitioners inside and outside government who work on some aspect of refugee protection or assistance. The Course includes panel discussions, case studies, a simulation exercise and lectures from international experts. A York University/Centre for Refugee Studies Certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the eight-day programme. Sessions offered in 2002 included:
- World Movements: Root Causes and Consequences
Location: Toronto, Canada
Participants: up to fifty practitioners inside and outside government who work on some aspect of refugee protection or assistance.
Tuition, fee, lodging: Course Fee: $800 (after 1 March 2002: $ 950). Fees are in Canadian dollars and include materials. Food and accommodation are extra. Reasonably priced accommodation and food are available on campus. Partial subsidies are available for low-income participants. A limited number of internships, including full course subsidy, are available for York University graduates or law school students. Deadline for subsidy and internship application is 28 February 2002.