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·         Everyone deserves an education regardless of where you may have been born. I consider it a basic human right.
·         SRP is important to me because it makes the dreams of many refugee students come true.
·         SRP is important to me because I was a refugee myself when I arrived in Canada and I want to pass on the opportunity I received to as many people as possible.
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