Actions and Detail Panel
Managing Expectations in the Context of Refugee Sponsorship and Support
Sat, 3 December 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM PST
This training session is open to private sponsors and supporters of refugees and will explore the following topics:
Managing expectations: What are sponsors’/supporting groups' and refugees’ expectations of each other and how can expectations be managed to avoid potential conflict?
Code of ethics for privately sponsoring groups: What are some ethical practices that private sponsors and supporting groups may wish to consider?
Power imbalance: How do power imbalances affect the relationship between sponsors/ suporting groups and refugees and how can this be minimized?
Preparing for Long-Term: When to start preparing for Month 13? What resources are available to assist with the transition?