In Canada, private sponsors are paying refugees’ resettlement costs. But should such a scheme be replicated elsewhere? Sian Griffiths reports.
Articles by Sian Griffiths
Sian Griffiths meets a 10-year-old who is already a veteran transgender activist.
- November 1, 2016
The family of a murdered human rights defender in the DRC talks to Sian Griffiths about the legacy of Pascal Kabungulu.
- November 14, 2013
The renowned primatologist speaks to Sian Griffiths about hens, chimps and the indomitable human spirit.
- July 1, 2012
The Keystone XL oil pipeline will damage the environment of the Dene First Nations people in Canada if it goes ahead, says their Chief, Bill Erasmus, speaking with Sian Griffiths.
- October 3, 2011
The Canadian First Nations actor, star of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee and US TV dramas Big Love and Law and Order, talks to Sian Griffiths about the importance of being a role model for young aboriginal kids.
- July 1, 2011
Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission is working to heal a century of trauma caused by a policy of assimilation which saw thousands of indigenous children sent to boarding schools to be indoctrinated in white culture.
- January 5, 2011
Sian Griffiths talks to Sima Samar, once Afghanistan’s most powerful female politician and now a fervent women’s rights campaigner.
- August 11, 2010