Public Lectures and Seminars

Building Sanctuary Building Connections

A seminar hosted by University of Sanctuary Working Group, UCC with keynote Speakers: Natasha Maimba and Minahil Sarfraz, (Youth Ambassadors for Unicef Ireland)

Natasha Maimba and Minahil Sarfraz have recently produced a documentary, which was broadcast on RTÉ, reflecting their lives and friendship in Direct Provision, their experience of the education system in Ireland and their inspirational work as youth ambassadors for UNICEF Ireland. This seminar will also serve as an interactive space linking students from UCC, the Memorial University Newfoundland, Canada and the University of Veracruz (UV), Mexico. The event will involve knowledge sharing of the on-going work within all universities highlighting how universities are promoting the participation of refugees and asylum seekers and excluded indigenous communities in higher education.

Category: Public Lectures and Seminars:
Date:
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Location: CACSSS Seminar Room
Target Audience: All welcome
Admission Price: € Free
Contact: Anne-Marie Curtin
021-4901993
http://www.ucc.ie/en/edi

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