Video Resources

Minister Sean Fraser – Immigration Update

Minister of Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Sean Fraser indicates that meaningful steps are being taken to get the immigration system back on track. He was interviewed at the 2022 Collision Conference.

You can see the video here: Minister Fraser

Minister Fraser also mentions waving citizenship fees.

You can see his statements here: Citizenship fees


Peter Bhatti, founder and SAH Representative for International Christian Voice (ICV)

in conversation with Brian Dwyer from CRSC

Peter talks about the ICV, its mandate and vision. He encourages people to volunteer and help refugees in any way possible.

Please view the conversation at this link: Peter Bhatti


Fr. Robert Stark – Migrants and Refugees Section

in conversation with Brian Dwyer from CRSC

Fr. Stark is the Regional Coordinator, Migrants and Refugee Section, Dicastery on Integral Human Development. The Vatican, through his office publishes a monthly newsletter, and supports the efforts in accompanying refugees in all of North America. This conversation with Brian Dwyer is available at this link: Fr. Stark

International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC)

The International Catholic Migration Commission has begun to implement its new Strategic Framework 2019-2022, which was adopted by its Council Plenary Meeting held in Rome in March 2018. The Commission has put together this brief video summary of the Council meeting.

Here is the link: Plenary Meeting, Rome March 2018

Catholic Refugee Sponsors’ Council – YouTube

CRSC now has its own YouTube channel. There are several videos you may find interesting. Click here to see the channel: CRSC – YouTube

Please subscribe to the channel from the main page – choose “SUBSCRIBE” on the right side.

If you have a short video you would like to add, just contact CRSC at:

Syrian Refugee Crisis in Historical Context

A lecture by Professor Rachad Antonius of the Université de Québec à Montréal, from November 30, 2016. Born in Cairo, Professor Antonius specializes in migration studies, and Middle-Eastern studies. He is presently the Deputy-Director of the Research Chair on Immigration, Ethnicity and Citizenship.

Please watch the video: Syrian Refugees: Historical Context