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Gerry Simpson: Human Rights Watch & Global Refugee Rights (event not hosted by GlobalPDX)

12/07/2017 @ 4:00 am - 5:30 am


Gerry Simpson is associate director of Human Rights Watch’s refugee rights program, has researched refugee abuses for the past 10 years in dozens of countries. Join WorldOregon as he shares many of the myriad stories he’s encountered from refugees concerning the heavy price they’ve paid for the rich world’s indifference to their plight, and about how poorer countries such as Cameroon, Kenya, and Pakistan have used that indifference to justify their own mass refugee abuses.


*This event is not hosted by GlobalPDX.


1207 SW Broadway Hatfield Room, Third Floor
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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