Summer Working Group meetings

9:30am - 5pm

Anglican Diocese of Montreal
1444 Union Ave.
Montreal QC H3A 2B8

CCR Working Group meetings

Do you want to be part of efforts to promote rights for refugees?  Want to participate in in-depth discussions on pressing issues affecting refugees and immigrants in Canada?  Looking for an opportunity to share information and strategies with others from across Canada?

Participate in the CCR Summer Working Group meetings in Montreal on 6 and 7 September 2019!

FRIDAY 6 September 2019

9:30am - 5pm: Overseas Protection & Resettlement Working Group meeting

SATURDAY  7 September 2019

9:30am - 5pm: Inland Protection Working Group meeting

9:30am - 5pm: Immigration and Settlement Working Group meeting


Participation and registration:

Anyone interested in issues affecting refugees and newcomers to Canada is welcome to participate, especially CCR members; however the meetings are closed to media and government employees.

It is free to participate and no registration is required. Lunch is not provided.

Location and how to get there:

All meetings take place at the Anglican Diocese of Montreal, 1444 Avenue Union, Montreal.

Click here for a map of the area. The meetings are right by the McGill metro station (green line).

Parking – Paid street parking is available around the Anglican Diocese of Montreal.

On the agenda:

Working Group meeting participantsDraft agendas for the meeting will be available on the Working Group webpages for logged-in CCR members and will also be sent by email to the CCRLIST.

Can’t be in Montreal? Join us for a virtual meeting in advance!

The CCR will be holding a virtual meeting for CCR members in English on Wednesday 4 September at 2pm Eastern, for those unable to participate in the CCR Working Group meetings in person. The virtual meeting will be an opportunity to:

The virtual meeting will be an opportunity to:

  • Hear recent updates on priority issues
  • Give input on matters on the agenda of the Working Group meetings 
  • Raise current issues of concern to the participants (for possible follow-up by the Working Groups)
  • Suggest workshop topics for the CCR Fall Consultation in Ottawa, 28-30 November 2019

Click here to register in the English-language virtual meeting. You must be logged in to your account on the CCR website to access this page.
Are you with a CCR member organization and you don’t yet have an account? Sign up for one here.

Il y aura également une rencontre virtuelle en français mercredi le 4 septembre à 15h30 (heure de l'Est).