Crisis in Syria: The Human Face at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law on March 24, 2014

“Crisis in Syria: The Human Face”

March 24,2014

6-8pm | Jacob Burns Moot Court Room at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

The Syrian conflict has resulted in one of the largest humanitarian crises in decades: over 2.5 million refugees, more than 4.2 million internally displaced persons, and 33,335 asylum seekers. Please join the Holocaust, Genocide & Human Rights Program for a panel discussion about the human impact of the conflict and the particular challenges faced by women, children, refugees, humanitarian agencies, as well as opposition parties seeking to establish a democratic Syria.


Eleanor Acer, Refugee Protection Director, Human Rights First

Oubai Shahbandar, Senior Advisor to the Syrian Opposition Coalition

Sandra Krause, Reproductive Health Program Director, Women’s Refugee Commission

Moderator, Professor Sheri P. Rosenberg, Cardozo Law

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