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Dr. Michael Baffoe
Conference Chair
500B Tier Building,
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada R3T 2N2
Phone: (204) 474-9682


Strangers Conference 2022
521 Tier Building
Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2




Planning Committee
Strangers in New Homelands Conference 2022

  • Dr. Michael Baffoe, University of Manitoba, Canada, Conference Chair
  • Dr. Lori Wilkinson, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
  • Dr. Lewis Asimeng-Boahene, Penn State University, Harrisburg-PA, USA
  • Dr. Buster Ogbuagu, University of St. Francis, Jolliet, Ill, USA
  • Dr. Carlos Parra, La Sierra University, California, USA
  • Dr. Stacey Wilson-Forsberg, Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantfort, Canada
  • Omar Abdullahi, All Nations Family Resource Centre, Winnipeg, Canada
  • Judy Williams, Indigenous & Municipal Relations, Province of Manitoba, Canada
  • Abdikheir Ahmed, Immigration Partnership Winnipeg (IPW), Winnipeg, Canada
  • Bequie Lake, Manitoba Association of Newcomer Serving Organizations (MANSO)

  • Muuxi Adam, AURORA Family Therapy, University of Winnipeg

  • Aklilu Teferi, University of Manitoba