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Forum: Economic Migrants or Refugees? Trends in Global Migration

from 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Towards progressive public policy options for Canada. Historical, economic, international and social justice perspectives.

At the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front Street East, Toronto, Ontario


* Opening Remarks: The Honourable Elinor Caplan, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration

* Keynote Speaker: Professor Ivan Head, Director, Liu Centre for the Study of Global Issues, University of British Columbia

* Moderator: Hugh Segal, President, Institute for Research on Public Policy

* Panel: Susan Davis, Co-Author, Not Just Numbers; The Honourable Barbara McDougall, President, Canadian Institute of International Affairs; Demetrios Papademetriou, Co-Director, International Migration Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Jeffrey Reitz, Professor of Sociology & The Robert F. Harney Professor of Ethnic, Immigration and Pluralism Studies; T. Sher Singh, Lawyer & Columnist (The Toronto Star);

RSVP by Friday, January 7, 2000, Stephanie Saunders, The Maytree Foundation, 170 Bloor Street West, Suite 804, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1T9, Phone: (416) 944-2627 Fax: (416) 944-8915 Email: Website: