Protecting Syrian Refugees: Laws, Policies, and Global Responsibility Sharing

10:30 am on Friday, April 4, 2014
12:30 pm on Friday, April 4, 2014
Contact Name:
Susan Akram
The International Human Rights Clinical Program at the Boston University School of Law will give a report on a two-year research project focusing on the legal issues and problems that are creating barriers to relief and protection for refugees fleeing Syria. The project focuses on the legal instruments that govern this refugee flow in the most affected states: Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, and Egypt. Clinical Professor: Susan Akram Clinic Students: Aaron Lang, Sarah Bidinger and Danielle Hites This event will take place from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in room 920B and is sponsored by the Boston University School of Law with support from the Institute for Iraqi Studies at Boston University.