This month's theme:
LGBTQ Asylum & the Global Refugee Crisis
This is a rare opportunity led by AsylumConnect to interact with students from around the world and ask questions directly to leading experts in fields such as international global development, refugee law and policy, peace and conflict, and LGBTQ activism. This month's forum will discuss LGBTQ asylum and the current global refugee crisis. No prior knowledge is necessary!
Guest Speaker #1: Fernando Chang-Muy (University of Pennsylvania School of Law, Expert in Refugee Law and Policy)
Guest Speaker #2, Jacque Larrainzar (LGBTQ Refugee/Immigrant Outreach Specialist at Seattle Counseling Service)
Followed by Q&A Sessions, Open Discussion, AsylumConnect Presentation, and Action Steps