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Refugees, COVID-19 and The Church: World Refugee Day Webinar

What does quarantine mean for displaced people around the world, and for churches in Canada who want to help?

Join us for a virtual gathering on World Refugee Day to hear about the big picture facing refugees today, meet a former refugee who is now working on the frontlines of COVID-19 in Canada, and explore how your church can continue walking with refugees in the COVID-19 era.

Featuring:

Fikre Tsehai, Senior Policy Advisor at Canadian Lutheran World Relief

Meredith Cherland, Chair of the Regina Lutheran Refugee Committee

Robel Sereke, Registered Nurse and former refugee

Rev. Susan Johnson, National Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada

Rev. Timothy Teuscher, President of the Lutheran Church–Canada

Cheryl Bauer Hyde, President of the Board at Canadian Lutheran World Relief