Refugee Informational Session - League of Women Voters

  • 13 Nov 2016
  • 3:00 PM
  • Savage Branch Library, 9525 Durness Lane Laurel MD 20723

presenting insightful information about REFUGEES
Tom Brady is the vice-president for development of the United Nations Association of the USA’s National Capital Area chapter and a devotee of the United Nations since his boyhood as a participant in a Model UN program. He has a background in international affairs, as a foreign liaison, in security assistance, foreign military sales, foreign disclosure, base rights negotiations, strategic planning, operations planning, non-profit management and more. Tom recently returned from an assignment to a United Nations Refugee camp in Jordan.
Sawsan Al-Sayyab is the Casework Supervisor at the International Rescue Committee, Baltimore, Maryland Area, with six years of experience in refugee resettlement in Baltimore. She was certified as a Health Interpreter by FIRN, Inc. Her background includes Senior Pharmacist with the Iraqi Ministry of Health over a period of 15 years. Prior to her current supervisory role and casework experiences with IRC, Sawsan was engaged with Iraq’s Ministry of Health, international organizations and non-governmental organizations in the field of humanitarian work in Iraq.
…and let us celebrate the 71st birthday of the United Nations and its incoming Secretary General, António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres who is past United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and a former Prime Minister of Portugal!
 Bring questions as well as
 neighbors,
 friends and
 family to this enriching event!
Presented to you and yours by the League of Women Voters of Howard County

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