The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Report Published

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April 8th, 2014

The Institute for Iraqi Studies at Boston University (IIS) is pleased to announce the completion of the January 2014 workshop report, “The Syrian Refugee Crisis and the Contiguous States.” The workshop, of the same name, was sponsored by IIS and the Boston Consortium for Arab Region Studies (BCARS), with support from SMSC and the Institute on Culture, Religion, and World Affairs (CURA). The January 31, 2014 workshop focused on the impact of the Syrian refugee crisis on the contiguous states, including Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey.  In addition, there were presentations on international law, sexual violence and the implications for Palestinian refugees.

The workshop report has been published on Amazon. Alternatively, you may download the report here.