Rethinking the Global Refugee Protection System | Session II

Rethinking the Global Refugee Protection System | Session II


The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) hosted a free event on its initiative, “Rethinking the Global Refugee Protection System,” on June 16, 2017 at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP in Washington, DC 20006.

This video from the event is footage from Session II | Improving a US Refugee Policy Under a New Administration. Panelists laid out needed improvements to US refugee policy, including reforms to the US refugee program. Responses to proposals by the current administration were discussed.

Kevin Appleby, Senior Director of International Migration Policy, Center for Migration Studies
Karen Grisez, Special Counsel, Public Service Counsel, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Melanie Nezer, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs, HIAS
David Robinson, Executive Director, Jesuit Refugee Service/USA
Todd Scribner, Education Outreach Coordinator, Migration and Refugee Services, US Conference of Catholic Bishops