Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon
March 11, 2017 | 2:00 p.m. | World Affairs Council of Oregon
1200 SW Park Ave., Portland OR 97205
Global displacement is on the rise, thanks to intractable conflicts, economics, and climate change. Oregonians have and will continue to see the results of international migration in our neighborhoods. In this conversation, Manuel Padilla, who has worked with refugees in Haiti, Chad, and Washington, DC, asks participants to consider questions of uprootedness, hospitality, identity, perception, and integration and how we might build more informed, responsive, resilient, and vibrant communities. Read more.
Andrew Neal at (503) 306-5216 or email@example.com