DPI Briefing

Please save the morning of June 16 to attend the DPI briefing co-sponsored by the NGO Committee on the Status of Women and the NGO Committee on Migration. This event is being held in commemoration of International Refugee Day and the 60th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Status of Refugees, 1951.

Title:

Refugees in Current Conflicts: One Resolution–Protection of Human Rights.

Moderator:

Maria-Luisa Chavez, Chief, NGO Relations, Department of Public Information (DPI)

Speakers:

Mr. Udo Janz, Director and Special Adviser to the High Commissioner, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Ms. Anke Strauss, Deputy Permanent Observer/Liaison Officer, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Office of the Permanent Observer to the United Nations
Mr. Sebastian Kohn, Program Coordinator for the Equality and Citizenship Program of the Open Justice Initiative