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    The State of the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    Take an in-depth look at the causes and potential outcomes of the Syrian refugee crisis with a group of experts on the situation.

    Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 5:30 - 6:45 PM @ Morningstar
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    The State of the Syrian Refugee Crisis
    Becca Heller on the Syrian Refugee Vetting Process
    Syrian Refugees Aren’t Victims—They’re Survivors
    Becca Heller
    Director & Co-Founder, International Refugee Assistance Project
    Odette Yousef
    North Side Bureau Reporter, WBEZ
    Deborah Amos
    International Correspondent, NPR
    Suzanne Sahloul
    Founder & Executive Director, Syrian Community Network
    Wadad Elaly
    Recently Resettled Syrian Refugee
    CONVERSATION - Conversations are panel discussions that provide an in-depth, up-to-the-minute look at a single topic. Featuring three to four thought leaders and an expert moderator, Conversations consist of a 60-minute discussion, followed by 15 minutes of audience q-and-a.

    The Syrian refugee crisis is one of the most pressing international challenges of our time. The civil war there has left more than six million people internally displaced and another 10 million seeking refugee status. Where will these people go, and what should the United States’ role be in giving them aid? A panel of experts on the experience of refugees investigates the causes, realities and potential outcomes of the crisis.

    Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 5:30 - 6:45 PM
    22 W. Washington St., Chicago, IL 60602
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