Youth

Eva Lemaire: Voices of Migrant Minors: Navigating Immigration to France via Education, Social Welfare, and Immigration

Born in Boulogne-sur-Mer, in the North of France, I can catch a glimpse of the English Coast from my childhood-bedroom window, weather permitting. How many migrants have also cast their gaze in the same direction, upon the cliffs of Folkstone or Dover (England), an “El Dorado” seemingly within easy reach?

Currently, due to international politics, Syrian refugees are converging in the North of France, in Boulogne and even more so in Calais, which has long been a fulcrum point for migrant populations...

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Sara Carpenter: Youth in Transition: War, Migration, and ‘Regenerative Possibilities’ (Video)

Dr. Sara Carpenter is an Assistant Professor of Adult, Community and Higher Education in the Department of Educational Policy Studies at the University of Alberta. She is co-investigator on the SSHRC Insight project Youth in Transition: War, Migration, and 'Regenerative Possibilities', led by Dr. Shahrzad Mojab, Professor in the Department of Leadership, Higher and Adult Education at the University of Toronto.

https://youtu.be/AX1AeD3dV-g

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