Protracted Mass Displacement in Afghanistan and Iraq: Preliminary Findings From the Field

Webcast

Presentation


Tuesday, March 1, 2011         9:00am - 1:15pm          Washington, DC

An EU-sponsored Project Featuring:

  • Dr. Susanne Schmeidl (Afghanistan Team), Co-founder and head of research/peacebuilding of The Liaison Office (TLO) in Afghanistan
  • Dr. Geraldine Chatelard (Iraq Team), Associate Researcher with the Institut Français du Proche-Orient (Ifpo) in Amman

The Middle East Institute, in partnership with the Fondation Pour le Recherche Strategique, is proud to host Dr. Susanne Schmeidl and Dr. Geraldine Chatelard for a discussion situations of protracted mass displacement in Afghanistan and Iraq. Funded by the European Commission, the project aims to generate policy recommendations that will strengthen transatlantic cooperation to respond to the refugee crises in the above-mentioned countries. The event will feature the findings of the two project team leaders, based on more than two dozen field-research papers.