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Miller to Lead Discussion on Global Refugee Crisis

Dr. Sarah Deardorff Miller, Senior Fellow, Refugees International, will lead a discussion on the global refugee situation and some of the largest displacement crises at a presentation at the Greenwich Historical Society on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. She will consider why refugees are increasingly unwelcome and highlight how our local experience relates to the broader international system. Tickets for members are $10 and $15 for non-members. For more information and to purchase tickets online: greenwichhistory.org/event/the-global-refugee-crisis-emerging-trends-and-challenges/ read more...

Save the Children Hosts Discussion on Refugees

On Thursday, May 9, the community is invited to attend an evening of cocktails and conversation followed by a discussion with Melissa Fleming, Head of Communications & Chief Spokesperson for The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and author of A Hope More Powerful than the Sea: One Refugee’s Incredible Story of Love, Loss, and Survival. The event takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Burning Tree Country Club, 120 Perkins Rd. read more...