“Listening” was not a keyword in my research until it surfaced repeatedly in interviews. Interviewees thought listening—not influencing, not debating, not raising awareness—was important for refugee dialogue. But each person interpreted the importance of listening differently.

So what do migration experts in Vancouver think are the significances of “listening” for refugee dialogue in Canada?

Watch the full 10-minute video below or scroll down to click on short, individual interview clips.