New York Times Insider Discussion Refugees Welcome

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Tuesday May 09, 2017 | 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM

Catrin Einhorn, Reporter, The New York Times
Ahmed Hussen, Member of Parliament for York South-Weston and Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Government of Canada
Jodi Kantor, Reporter, The New York Times; Author

MODERATOR: Catherine Porter, Toronto Bureau Chief, The New York Times (former Columnist, Toronto Star)

TOPIC: “Refugees Welcome - Lessons Learned From Thousands of Canadians “Adopting” Syrian Refugees”

SYNOPSIS: Manhattan-based New York Times Reporters Catrin Einhorn and Jodi Kantor spent much of the last twelve months travelling around Canada researching and writing long articles for an ongoing series in the NYT about a Syrian resettlement program in this country. Their provocative articles are generating record numbers of readers around the world. They are available free-of-charge at At this event Einhorn and Kantor will share what they learned with Ahmed Hussen, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. Born and raised in Somalia, Minister Hussen immigrated to Canada in 1993.

OPENING REMARKS: Jodi Rudoren, Deputy International Editor, The New York Times

SESSION CO-HOST: Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management

VENUE: Desautels Hall (Second Floor, South Building) |
Rotman School of Management | U of Toronto | 105 St George Street

COST: $35.00 plus HST per person (net proceeds from fees will be contributed to Lifeline Syria)

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By: Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto