12 Aug | 7.30-9PM | Quaker Meeting House | £5
Chair: David Pratt (Sunday Herald) | Panelists: Lewis Hetherington (Playwright), Cicely Clarke (Mercy Corps), Mulugeta Asgedom, Gary Christie (Scottish Refugee Council) :
The global migration crisis is arguably one of the biggest concerns of our time. War, poverty and disaster are causing millions of people around the world to flee their homes. 17 years is now the average length of time that someone is displaced. It is little wonder that lives are interrupted, education stops and a generation is on the brink of being lost. But, not all people who flee are welcome. Learn more through Mercy Corps’ exhibition.