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Syria 5-Year, Part II - Five Years of Upheaval: No Lost Generation

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Syria 5-Year, Part II - Five Years of Upheaval: No Lost Generation

Time: March 22, 2016 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Location: Mercy Corps Action Center
Street: 28 SW 1st Avenue
City/Town: Portland
Website or Map: http://www.mercycorps.org/eve…
Phone: 5038965747
Event Type: lecture
Organized By: Mercy Corps Action Center
Latest Activity: Mar 8, 2016

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Free! Please RSVP here.

Join us for the second part of this series where you'll hear from former UNICEF Child Protection Specialist and current Mercy Corps Youth Director, Jane MacPhail, who will provide information on the organizational approach and focus on supporting a generation growing up in refugee communities.

Mercy Corps will continue working hard to relieve the intense suffering of civilians inside Syria as well as refugees seeking safety in neighboring countries. Come learn how!

For more information on Part I - Five Years of Upheaval: Where Are They Now? taking place on March 15, please click here. Born and raised in Syria and a visiting fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Middle East Center, Dr. Omar Dahi is an associate professor of economics at Hampshire College. Dahi provides insight into how Syrians are processing their country’s transformation and a framework for a peaceful future.

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