Global Initiatives in Migrant and Refugee Education: Global Education Responsibilities (NY)

Date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 08:00 to Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 17:00

The organizers are planning a conference on the responsibility and roles of universities and other institutions especially in light of the Global Compact on Refugees emerging from the UN. In addition, the Conference "Global Initiatives in Refugee and Migrant Education: Teaching, Research and Social Responsibility" will provide an opportunity to further develop the Refugee and Migrant Education Network (RME) which was created in November of 2017 in Rome. RME is a network of over 45 universities, NGOs and not for profit organizations which are collaborating on refugee education.

The aim of the conference is also to share best practices in teaching, research and social responsibility regarding refugees as well as foster and expand collaboration between institutions committed to expanding refugee and migrant education. It also aims to further develop the Refugee and Migrant Education Network in order to answer the tragic rates of refugee youth enrollment to education. 

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Event: Global Initiatives in Migrant and Refugee Education: Global Education Responsibilities

Where: Manhattan College, Bronx, NY

When: Thursday, November 15 to Saturday, November 17, 2018