27 Sep 2014

Atkinson Series Part 4: Can Canada duplicate its boat people rescue with Syrian refugees?

Three Canadians involved the 1979 resettlement of boat people hope to reconjure that mix policy and compassion to help Syrian refugees. Read more >
27 Sep 2014

Atkinson Series Part 3: Canadian helps run ‘capital of Syrian refugees in Lebanon’

Bar Elias, Lebanon, whose deputy mayor is from Calgary, has grown from 45,000 people to 110,000 because of Syrian... Read more >
20 Sep 2014

Atkinson Series Part 2: ‘Delay, delay, delay’

Canada has resettled 200 Syrian refugees while Sweden, which has only a quarter of Canada’s population, has taken in... Read more >
20 Sep 2014

Atkinson Series Part 1: Canada slow to respond to Syrian refugee crisis

As Syria’s civil war entered its fourth year in June, Canada had resettled fewer than 150 of its neediest... Read more >
4 Jun 2014

Gillian Steward Named 2014-15 Atkinson Fellow in Public Policy

A forty-year veteran of Canadian journalism, Gillian Steward, is the recipient of the 26th annual Atkinson Fellowship... Read more >