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Refugees and Migrants: Paradoxes in the Age of Covid-19

November 17, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

A conversation with Cardinal Michael Czerny, S.J., Under Secretary of the Migrants and Refugees Section of the Holy See’s Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development.

Panelists include Kristin E. Heyer, Ph.D., Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Boston College Theology Department, Alejandro Olayo-Mendez, S.J., Assistant Professor, Boston College School of Social Work, and Marjean Perhot, Director of Refugee and Immigration Services, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston.

Cardinal Czerny will discuss with the panelists his work with Pope Francis on issues surrounding refugees and migration around the world, particularly in the age of COVID-19. What challenges are refugees and migrants currently facing? How can we help support and accompany migrants and refugees, as well as advocate for effective public and international policy on these issues so that “no one is forgotten?”  REGISTER HERE

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Details

Date:
November 17, 2020
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://bccte.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SNsnj_FuTDaiwJI0BJCrhg

Venue

Online

Organizer

Boston College

Details

Date:
November 17, 2020
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
Event Categories:
,
Website:
https://bccte.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SNsnj_FuTDaiwJI0BJCrhg

Venue

Online

Organizer

Boston College

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