Episode 38: One Life Documentary and the Worldwide Plight of Refugees

CCWA moderated a conversation on the global refugee crisis with Akshay Shah, Producer of the One Life documentary, Patrick Kearns, Executive Director of Refugee Response, and Paul Frankmann, current teacher […]

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International Women of Courage

The International Women of Courage Award was established by the U.S. Department of State in 2007 to honor women who are making a substantial difference in the lives of women […]

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How to Build a Refugee Camp

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 […]

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Refugee Integration Program for European Leaders

In partnership with USAID and World Learning, the Cleveland Council on World Affairs is hosting a group of 15 visitors from Europe who are coming to Cleveland to learn best practices […]

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Regional Health Challenges: Research and Remedies

The Near East and North Africa face many regional health challenges that require innovative and efficient resources to address them. Among these challenges are the spread of infectious diseases, cardiovascular disease, […]

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Vulnerable Populations and Victims’ Assistance

For over 50 years, Colombia was plagued with armed conflict between the government and guerrilla groups. This conflict led to the loss of at least 50,000 lives. For those who […]

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Cleveland State University Presents: The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Cleveland’s Response

Cleveland State University’s Office of Civic Engagement invites all to an issue forum on the Syrian refugee crisis and Cleveland’s role in resettling refugees on Friday, February 12 at 4:00PM. […]

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How to Build a Refugee Camp

Paul Frankmann, a former Exploring Humanitarian Law trainer at the American Red Cross, will lead a hands-on training session exploring humanitarian law and the policies that protect refugees and internally […]

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Film Screening: The Refugees of Shangri-La

On January 14, 2016, the Cleveland Council on World Affairs and the Refugee Services Collaborative present a film screening of the documentary The Refugees of Shangri-La. In the shadow of the […]

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Welcoming Week 2015 Film Screenings

Ohio is one of the top 10 states in the country that resettles refugees – individuals who have fled their native country for fear of prosecution for race, religion, nationality, […]

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