The 2023-24 cohort of the Student Refugee Program (SRP) travelled and arrived safely in Canada to start their new lives. 34 students benefited from the program and travelled to Canada.
Windle International Uganda (WIU) in partnership with World University Service of Canada (WUSC) is implementing the Student Refugee Program (SRP) in Uganda reaching out to refugee youths who are between 18-25 years, residing within urban (Kampala) and 13 refugee settlements. The Student Refugee Program is a youth to youth sponsorship model, providing access to higher education and resettlement in Canada
The Student Refugee Program provides young refugees with life-changing opportunities to continue their education on Canadian campuses and build a better future for themselves and their families.
The SRP is a unique program that combines resettlement to Canada with access to post-secondary education for young refugees. It is a Canadian government program managed by WUSC, a leading Canadian Education INGO.
Written By: Joseph Waninda