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Meeting the Immediate and Long-Term Needs of the Displaced
According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in 2014 there were nearly 60 million refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide the highest number since World War II. What is the social sectors role in meeting the immediate needs of the most vulnerable while at the same time, creating long-term strategies for ensuring the security and well-being of those forced to flee their homes?

Mon, Sep 26, 2016 -- 8:00pm


The first World Affairs Council broadcast aired in October 1947. Back then, it was called "World Affairs are Your Affairs." Guests on the show included Gen. Dwight Eisenhower (July '49) and Vice President Alben Barkeley (October '49). The show ran continuously for 23 years. Today's World Affairs Council one-hour broadcast captures leading voices in politics, business, academia, media and art in candid discussions on issues concerning the world today.

Tue, Sep 27, 2016 -- 2:00am


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