Jan 28

Past Event

"Tough Nuts to Crack": Dealing with Difficult Situations of Internal Displacement

Event Materials

Summary

The Brookings Project and the U.S. Committee for Refugees convened a meeting of experts from international organizations, NGOs and research institutions to discuss strategies for dealing with situations of internal displacement where access is particularly difficult. Analysts from the U.S. Committee for Refugees have written country case studies on Turkey, Burma and India, among others, which are now available on the USCR website.

 

Event Agenda

  • Speakers

    • Bill Frelick

      U.S. Committee for Refugees

    • Francis Deng
    • Hiram Ruiz

      U.S. Committee for Refugees

    • Jana Mason

      U.S. Committee for Refugees

    • Roberta Cohen

      Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy

      Senior Adviser, Brookings-Bern Project on Internal Displacement

    • Roger Winter

      Executive Director, U.S. Committee for Refugees (USCR)

    • Steve Edminster

      U.S. Committee for Refugees

Details

January 28, 1998

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST

The Brookings Institution

1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW

Map

For More Information

Brookings-Bern Project on Internal Displacement

(202) 797-6168