Refugees: Conference by Atlanta Young Leaders (YL)

2/9/2013 8:30 AM

Refugees: Conference by Atlanta Young Leaders (YL)

The World Affairs Council of Atlanta Young Professionals, with Atlanta-based aid organization CARE, bring to you speakers about the plight of refugees (Bhutanese and others).

Speakers from many organizations, including:
Refugee Family Services, International Rescue Committee Atlanta, Clarkston Development Foundation, and Refugee Resettlement & Immigration Service of Atlanta (RRISA).

Attorney AMNA SHIRAZI is also a speaker.

"The responsibility of all of us is to understand the situation and to support it as much as we can," says Jonathan Mitchell, CARE's COO.

The morning program describes the larger refugee situation, and the afternoon focuses on Atlanta and what you can do.

Conference Agenda:

Date: Saturday, February 9, 2013
Time: 8:30am-5pm
Venue: The Commerce Club
191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303
Cost: $55 WACAtlanta Members | $75 Non-members
Not a member? Join online TODAY and register for the Conference for $100.
That's right, an annual membership and conference admission for $25 more.
Contact: or 404-413-7030.

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