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Friday, 11/17/2023  9:00 am - 12pm

Location: Office of China Initiatives- Located in the bottom floor of the Lucille Little Fine Arts Library

Speaker(s) / Presenter(s): Joseph Dudi Miabok

In honor of International Education Week,  the UK International Studies Program, and the UK International Center are proud to host a symposium on Conflict-Induced Displacements.

The goal of this symposium is to highlight the stories and experiences of Kentucky-based refugees in order to increase awareness of the effects of wars and conflicts in different parts of the world.

Keynote Speaker: Joseph Dudi Miabok, Co-Founder of Elimisha Kakuma 


  • Inna Pryimak - Ukrainian - UK Employee
  • Miriam Al Kharait- Syrian - UK Student
  • Becky Jordan - KY Refugee Office 
  • Husna Ahmadi - Afghan - UK Student 

Moderator: Emily Jones - KRM Attorney

 Coffee and light refreshments will be provided.