UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency in Canada and Trans Workforce are proud to
co-host #RefugeesWelcome, an evening of entertainment in celebration of LGBTQ
refugees. We hope you will join us as we show solidarity with and seek improved
protection for LGBTQ refugees, asylum seekers and stateless people.

June 17, 20186:00 – 11:00pm Venue: Malaparte

TIFF Bell Lightbox, 6 Floor – 350 King St. West Toronto, ON

Invitation-only event.
If you were at our Trans Job Fair on November 20, 2017, drop us an email at and we’ll add you to our Trans Workforce Guest List.

Featured guests include:

Jean-Nicolas Beuze,
UNHCR Canada representative

Biko Beauttah,
Human rights activist and founder of Trans Workforce

The Honourable Sen. Thanh Hai Ngo,
the first Canadian of Vietnamese origin to sit in the Senate

Chris Stevenson,
founder & CEO of Ripple Creative Strategy

El-Farouk Khaki,
Human rights activist and refugee and immigration lawyer

For interview opportunities and more information, please contact Lauren La Rose  UNHCR Canada | 416-926-7967 |

For more information on our first Trans Job Fair in Canada, please visit the Past Events Page.

Get in touch with us if you or your company would like to join us in supporting this integral initiative.

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