Dec 8, Eric Schwartz on U.S. Policy towards Syrian Refugees

The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy sponsors the Global Policy Seminar/Workshop series.  The sessions are held from 
12:45 to 2:00 pm on Tuesdays.  
The next presentation is:

December 8 –   Eric Schwartz on U.S. Policy towards Syrian Refugees

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The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, 
presents a Workshop on Global Policy

Dean Eric Schwartz
Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Refugees
will speak on
The Syria Refugee Crisis:  What to do?

12:45 - 2:00 pm
Tuesday, December 8
Humphrey 215 – the Wilkins Room
Humphrey School, West Bank Campus

Syria is in crisis, with half of its population forcibly displaced, including more than four million refugees in neighboring countries, and hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees in Europe.  Meanwhile, more than half of the governors in the United States have said they do not want the United States to admit the 10,000 Syrian refugees to which the Obama administration has committed.  Dean Schwartz, who testified on this issue before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on November 19, will discuss options for U.S. policy


All are welcome!  Refreshments will be served
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