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| January 28, 2016
| January 19, 2016
Redeye

Challenges facing non-Syrian refugees

January 16, 2016
| Privately sponsored refugees from countries like Somalia and Eritrea can face a five-year wait before they're able to come to Canada. Even government-assisted refugees from Africa can wait 18 months.
Length: 14:59 minutes (13.72 MB)
Rachel Notley
| December 30, 2015
Redeye

Syrian refugee starts crowdfunding campaign to bring family to Canada

December 22, 2015
| Mohammed Alsaleh was accepted as a government-sponsored refugee in 2014. Now he's having to resort to crowdfunding to raise the $30,000 he needs to sponsor the rest of his family.
Length: 13:38 minutes (12.49 MB)
Redeye

Privately sponsored refugees face gap in health-care services

December 20, 2015
| Government-sponsored refugees arriving in B.C. are taken to a special clinic for an initial health checkup. Privately sponsored refugees have to rely on their sponsors to find health care.
Length: 13:43 minutes (12.56 MB)
Columnists

'We are humans, not dogs': Inside France's largest refugee camp

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Asia Pacific Currents

The fight for refugee rights in Australia continues

December 7, 2015
| Labour updates from workers' struggles in the Asia-Pacific region and interview with Chris Breen on refugee rights in Australia.
Length: 30:11 minutes (13.82 MB)
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| December 4, 2015
Alaa Murabit
| November 29, 2015
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