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Christina Clark-Kazak

Christina Clark-Kazak

Associate Professor, Public and International Affairs, L’Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa
Christina Clark-Kazak is Associate Professor, School of Public and International Affairs, Past President of the International Association for the Study of Forced Migration and immediate past Editor-in-chief of Refuge: Canada's Journal on Refugees. She has previously worked for York University, Saint Paul University, the Canadian government and the Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers. She has also served as President of the Canadian Associate for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, Director of York University's Centre for Refugee Studies and Associate Principal (Research and Graduate Studies) at York's bilingual Glendon campus. Her work is published in books and articles in international migration and development. She has received continuous research funding since her doctorate from the Canadian and British governments and non-governmental organizations. She holds a doctorate from Oxford University, a Master's from Cambridge University and a BA from the University of British Columbia.

Canada needs a national strategy for homeless refugee claimants

Apr 01, 2024 04:38 am UTC| Insights & Views Politics

One year after the federal government closed Roxham Road, refugee claims in Canada continue to increase: there were 143,785 in 2023 compared to 91,730 in 2022. The surprise announcement in March 2023 to modify Canadas...

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