MCC photo/Dave Klassen

Suwaiba Hamza is one of 7,000 persons displaced from her home in Wase, Nigeria in October 2014. She received MCC relief items through MCC through partner Emergency Preparedness Response Teams (EPRT).  

Refuge. Asylum. Displacement. Canada's response.

MCC Ottawa Office Student Seminar, February 18-20, 2016**

  • learn about MCC and faith-based advocacy
  • learn about the global refugee crisis and how you can respond
  • tour the Parliament Buildings; listen to Question Period
  • hear from Parliamentarians and civil society advocates
  • dialogue with students from across Canada
  • enjoy Ottawa's famous Winterlude festival

** The seminar will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 18 and conclude on Saturday, February 20 at noon. 

View a preliminary schedule.

Download a printable poster.

More information:


Phone: 613-238-7224

Online registration: (please note space is limited, so register early)

Registration deadline: Monday, January 25, 2016.

Some travel subsidies are available through provincial MCC offices.