Humanitarian Sector Response to the Migration Crisis with Christophe Lobry-Boulanger
IIHA Migration Event Series
Thursday, March 31, 2016 | 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Room 1021 | Lowenstein Center | Lincoln Center Campus
Hear Christophe Lobry-Boulanger speak about the refugee crisis in Europe as well as the response from the International Red Cross perspective.
Mr. Lobry-Boulanger has over 15 years of service with the International Red Cross and American Red Cross. After serving at the U.N. Department of Political Affairs, he developed the International Services Department at the Greater New York Chapter of the American Red Cross, with a strong focus on international humanitarian law. As a volunteer with the GNY Red Cross and as an international delegate, he has been deployed to Haiti, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Kenya to help provide humanitarian aid and assistance. For the past four years, he has served as an adviser at the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Delegation to the United Nations, where he was responsible for the health file, among others. He has recently come back from West Africa, where he was the deputy head of Regional Ebola Response for the Red Cross Movement and various refugee-related missions in Europe.
Lunch will be provided.
For more information, contact Kasia Laskowski at 212-636-6294 or firstname.lastname@example.org.