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How to Build a Refugee Camp

April 26, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Cleveland Council on World Affairs Presents: A Global Dialogue Forum 

CCWA’s popular How to Build a Refugee Camp event is back for a second time! Paul Frankmann, a former Exploring Humanitarian Law trainer at the American Red Cross, will lead a hands-on workshop exploring humanitarian law and the policies that protect refugees and internally displaced persons, as well as how to ethically build the camps that house them. Ambassador Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, former U.S. Ambassador to Malta, will reinforce the training with real-life examples of life in refugee camps and the plight of the 65.6 million refugees and internally displaced persons living around the world.

Speakers: Paul Frankmann and Ambassador Gina-Abercrombie-Winstanley


5:30 PM Reception

6:00 PM Program and hands-on training session

6:45 PM Q&A

7:15 PM Program concludes

Admission:  Non-Members $25; Members $15; Students $5


Location: John Carroll University, Lombardo Student Center in the LSC Conference Room (Campus Map below)- 1 John Carroll Blvd University Heights, OH 44118

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Community Partner: John Carroll University- 

JCU Center for Global Education, JCU Sociology Department, JCU Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Program, and JCU Political Science Department


April 26, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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(216) 781-3730
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John Carroll University
1 John Carroll Blvd
University Heights, OH 44118 United States
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(216) 397-1692
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