The Politics and International Programme would like to invite you to the following event:
Making Politics Matter
A Tragedy at Europe’s Shores – A Debate on the Current Refugee Crisis
30th of September in PG09 starting at 7pm
(Refreshments served from 6pm)
Photo: Freedom House
Dr Soeren Keil (Reader in Politics and International Relations, Canterbury Christ Church University) – Introduction and Welcome
Dr David Bates (Director of Politics and International Relations, Canterbury Christ Church University) – Do we have a duty to help refugees?
Dr Joe Costanzo (Director of United Kingdom Institute for Migration Research) – Asylum, Migration and Policy Planning – Can the UK Cope?
Christine Oliver (Organisations Manager at Samphire, formerly Dover Detainee Visitor Group) – Supporting Detainees and Asylum Seekers in the UK
Juliette Wales (Project Manager at Kent Refugee Action Network) – Challenges of Unaccompanied Children claiming Asylum