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Live streaming from the conference's plenary theatre will take place all day on Thursday 16 March and Friday 17 March.

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Sessions to be live streamed are (times GMT):

Thursday 16 March

9:30-9:45 Director's welcome - Professor Alexander Betts (Refugee Studies Centre)

Keynote Plenary - Speaker: Professor Audrey Macklin (Professor and Chair in Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto). Title: Resettler Society: The Canadian Model of Private Refugee Sponsorship

11:15-13:00 Theorising African Displacement
14:00-15:45 The Need for Solidarity and Responsibility Sharing in Global Refugee Protection
16:15-18:00 Responsibility Sharing and Delivering as One: A Protection Based Approach to Solutions

Friday 17 March

9:00-10:45 Borders and Forced Displacement: Interdisciplinary Perspectives in the Wake of the Syrian Refugee Crisis
11:15-13:00 Concepts of the Camp: Defining, Researching and Imagining Encampment in the 21st Century
14:00-15:45 Outside the Box: Big Ideas in Refugee Studies

Endnote Plenary - Speaker: Mr Achim Steiner (Director, Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford)

17:15-17:30 Closing remarks

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