The massive flow of refugees and internally displaced people has altered the global political landscape. Firas Kayal will explain the current displacement crisis, review the existing international legal framework, and discuss measures taken by the United Nations to address this problem.
Firas Kayal is the Senior Policy Advisor in the New York Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). A former Fulbright Scholar with an LL.M. degree from Washington University School of Law, Mr. Kayal has served the UNHCR for over 15 years.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
12:45 P.M.–1:45 P.M.
Lunch provided for free