Taking Action on the Syrian Refugee Crisis


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Zena Agha
Fouad Faris
Douglas Johnson
Curt Rhodes
Mariah Al Abdeh
Carr Center for Human Rights Policy
Public Radio International

Zena Agha, Iraqi-Palestinian Poet, Mariah Al Abdeh, Syrian Activist and Director of Women Now for Development, Fouad Faris, Syrian Activist and refugee, Douglas Johnson, Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, and Curt Rhodes, Founder and International Director of Questscope, joined moderator Marco Werman, Host of PRI’s The World, for a discussion on the Syrian Refugee Crisis. The speakers addressed topics ranging from the world’s perception of refugees to the necessary next steps in solving and minimizing the damage of the conflict.