Photographed by Abdullah, an 8-year-old refugee at Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.
Janice Dickson is an Ottawa-based political reporter with iPolitics. She began covering Parliament Hill shortly after graduating from Western University’s Master of Arts in journalism program in June 2014. Janice also holds a Bachelor of Arts in theatre and English from Acadia University. For iPolitics, Janice reports on a broad range of federal issues, but focuses on immigration and veterans affairs. Since joining iPolitics, Janice has filed stories from Washington, Turkey, Jordan and she covered the 2015 federal election from Atlantic Canada. Janice has been a member of various panels on CTV News, Global News, and is a frequent commentator on a number of radio stations. In addition to Janice's reporting, she's published her first book, a biography about a World War Two veteran, entitled 'Herbert Peppard: The Eternal Man' in June, 2015.