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Human Migration - A Politically Charged Global Issue

  • March 07, 2019
  • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Loma Linda University, 3rd fl. Centennial Complex -

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  • Reception and Talk begins at 5:30 pm
  • Reception and talk begins at 5:30 pm
  • Begins at 6:00 pm
  • Begins at 6:00 pm
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World Affairs Council Inland Southern California is proud to bring a
critical discussion on a topic that impacts our region and our world.


Human Migration
A Politically Charged Global Issue

featuring a discussion with Dr. Selin Yildiz Nielsen



 Dr. Selin Nielsen

March 7, 2019
5:30 - 7:30 pm

Reception & Sign-in: 5:30 - 6:00 pm
Talk & Discussion: 6:00 to 7:30 pm

Loma Linda University
3rd fl.
Centennial Complex
24760 Stewart St., Loma Linda CA 92354
Free Parking in Lot X at Centennial Complex

Event Cost: Reception and Talk
Preregistered Current Members = $15
Preregistered Non members/Former members = $20
Walk-ins not preregistered = $20
Pre-registered - Talk Only

Members/nonmembers = $10
University Students & HS Students with  teacher = free

Register at:

https://www.wacinlandsocal.org

 

Human migration is taking place all over the world as wars, political upheaval, climate change, terrorism, trafficking, and extreme poverty displace people or make survival in one’s home region tenuous. As we have seen from anthropology and new DNA based ancestry analysis, global migration has been happening since the beginning of humankind. It has always shaped communities, economies and cultures. What is rarely discussed are the different categories of migrants and the legal systems that protect both local communities and migrants themselves.


Selin Yildiz Nielsen
, Co-founder and President of Glocally Connected, has worked in international education  for the last 20 years in California, Iowa, Washington D.C., and the Republic of Turkey. Dr. Yildiz Nielsen’s work with refugees started in a non-profit organization dedicated to facilitating migrant and refugee integration in Iowa. She has also led projects providing educational assistance to teachers in Syrian refugee camps in Southeast Turkey during her time as a visiting professor in the region.

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