Omnibus Film & Lecture Series: Refugee Resettlement

Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2012 - 6:30pm

IRCModerated by Erica Marcus, Communications and Advocacy Manager, International Rescue Committee. The presentation will include:

• Overview of International Rescue Committee – Erica Marcus, International Rescue Committee
• United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' definition of a refugee and overview of refugee resettlement / Introduction to the Suburban Washington Resettlement Center – Erica Marcus
• International Rescue Committee direct service employee experiences – Amanda Moore, Jessica Knapp
• Refugee experiences - Abou Ras Tutu (Darfur, Sudan), Jenny Cocoma (Colombia)

For more information, please contact Wendell Kellar at wendell.kellar@dc.gov, or 202-727-1295