Connect with professionals and student leaders and learn how to better support refugee communities 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Topics will include education accessibility, ethical humanitarian aid, legislative and legal efforts, and resettlement. Register.
The conference was planned by No Lost Generation at George Washington University and Penn for Refugee Empowerment at University of Pennsylvania. Speakers hail from Lafayette Action, Wesleyan Refugee Project, Brown Refugee Youth Tutoring and Enrichment, No Lost Generation Georgetown, Jewish Family Service of San Diego, Refugee Dream Center, and the Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees. Elizabeth Ferris, a research professor with Institute for the Study of International Migration at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, will be the closing speaker. Zoom links will be sent the day before the event.