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

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Independence Regional, IB Community Room

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.

Other Info

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.

Denise LaForce
Contact Name:
Reference Staff
Contact Phone:
704-416-4800 opt. 4
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