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Berger International Speaker Series with Wendy Young - A Fresh Focus on the U.S./Mexico Border: Protection of Unaccompanied Children Grounded in Systemic Reforms

Speaker: Wendy Young, President, Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)Moderator: Steve Yale-LoehrCo-sponsored by Cornell Migrations InitiativeWendy has led KIND since 2009, and brings extensive immigration…

From  Lindsey Mulholland on April 13th, 2021 49 plays

Berger International Speaker Series with Alice Farmer: International Refugee Norms and Their Implementation in the United States

Alice Farmer is the Legal Officer for UNHCR’s Washington D.C. office. The office serves as a resource to policymakers in drafting and implementing refugee protection measures; monitors U.S.…

From  Lindsey Mulholland on February 24th, 2021 3 plays

IES Migrations Series: The Future of EU? Immigration and the Rise of Populism

Freedom House reports that its global index of civil rights and political liberties has been declining for 13 consecutive years from 2005 till 2018, with 68 countries experiencing a net decline in…

From  Pamela Hampton on March 12th, 2019 21 plays

IES Migrations Series: Crossing the Mediterranean: Migration, Death, and Culture

In AY 2017-2018, the Institute for European Studies launched the IES Migrations Series which conceptualizes the migration of not only people, but also images, words, ideas, technologies, objects,…

From  Pamela Hampton on March 1st, 2018 47 plays