Yussef Suleiman Kahwage is a master’s student at the Department of Sociology at the Université du Québec à Montréal. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from the Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). His research interests focus on distributive justice and family allowance policies in migratory context. Under the supervision of Professor Victor Armony, he is coordinating the first major survey on population of Latin American origin in Quebec.
He is also a member of the Executive Board of the Latin American Committee for Human Rights (CDHAL), an organization working to defend and promote human rights in collaboration with American social movements and communities.