#WelcomeCLT Series: The Refugee Experience: Root Causes, Flight & Resettlement

Event Type: Special Events/Festivals
Age Group(s): Adults, Older Adults, Teens (12-18)
Date: 7/31/2019
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
 Participants will experience a broad overview of the refugee experience. Learn about the root causes of refugee migration, the role of the United Nations, the pathway to resettlement, U.S. State Department policies, the vetting process and local resettlement efforts.
Library: Independence Regional
Location: IB Community Room
Other Information:
 This program is part of the #WelcomeCLT series. #WelcomeCLT is a collaborative effort to provide programs and services that appeal to new residents and members of our community from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Other programs in the series include: Naturalization: Becoming a U.S. Citizen; Locating Housing Options with SocialServe and Transportation with CATS. Other presenters will be forthcoming.
Contact: Reference Staff
Contact Number: 704-416-4800 opt. 4
Presenter: Denise LaForce
Status: Closed