Rapid-Response: Understanding Resettlement
Events | Headline and Cultural Forums
The World Affairs Council of Oregon and the City of Portland's New Portlander program take a look at the current state of resettlement and refugees in the region. Join us for this rapid-response program exploring what recent executive orders from Washington mean for organizations involved in resettlement, including Catholic Charities, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, and Immigrant Refugee Community Organization, how recent immigrants are from Asia, Africa, and Latin America are weathering this shift in our communities, and what the greater Portland metro region can do to be involved in this important issue. Cosponsored with City of Portland's New Portlander program and the office of Commissioner Nick Fish.