Saturday, May 29, 2010

Invitation: Solving International Conflicts (Local and Global Perspectives)

The United Nations Association-USA, 
Catholic Charities-Center for Refugee Settlement & Support


How Albuquerque Responds to International Conflicts--
How our International District Provides an Example for the World

Saturday, June 12, 
4:30PM to 6:30PM
 Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice
202 Harvard Dr. SE, Albuquerque
1 block south of UNM

Featured speakers:
  • New Mexico State Sen. Tim Keller, who represents the International District
  • City Councilor Rey Garduño, who represents the SE Heights; 
  • Eyob Abdullah, former Iraqi refugee and current case worker with Catholic Charities; and other members of the refugee community and their supporters.
Our speakers will tell of their experiences in crisis areas of the world, their involvement in our International district and they will suggest ways that the world can learn from local policies.

RSVP to Bill Pratt, 869-4212 or

Free Admission
Refreshments will be served

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