2013 Archives

“The Syrian Refugee Crisis”

Syria’s human rights violations will be analyzed at an SMU panel discussion Nov. 3

October 30, 2013

“The Syrian Refugee Crisis”

5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3
McCord Auditorium
306 Dallas Hall

With Embrey Human Rights Program Director Rick Halperin as moderator; panel speakers Ayman Taleb, Shaam Relief Foundation outreach coordinator; Salem Akaad, Arlington-based president of Coalition for Free Syria and president of the Syrian American Council Dallas Chapter; and Ghada Mukdad, Damascus University graduate, former candidate for the Syrian parliament and current resident of Ovilla, Texas

Sponsored by the DFW International Community Alliance and Dallas Peace Center, with support from SMU’s Embrey Human Rights Program; Shaam Relief Foundation; Syrian American Council; CAIR-DFW; Amnesty International-Dallas; Peacemakers Inc.; Pax Christi Dallas; Code Pink Dallas; Dallas MoveOn; North Texas Veterans for Peace; and the North Texas Light Brigade.

For more details, contact saikman@smu.edu.

 

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