International Symposium at the College of Administration and Economics- University of Human Development
2017-12-18 (Monday) [ College of Administration and Economics ]
The College of Administration and Economics in collaboration with Development Center of Research and Training (DCRT)- University of Human Development held a symposium entitled “Managing the Camps of IDPs and Refugees”. In the symposium that was held on the 18/12/2017 in Prof. Dr. Ali Qaradaghi hall with the attendance of Prof. Dr. Mariwan Ahmed Rasheed (the president of the university) and Prof. Dr. Anwar Muhammad Faraj ( the president’s Assistant for Sceintific Affairs) and Assist. Prof. Muhsin Ibrahim Ahmed (dean of College of Administration and Economics), the college faculty, the university, guests, and students.
At the beginning, the dean of the College of Administration and Economics welcomed the attendants referring to the importance of the symposium thanking Sulaimani Governorate and UNHCR for their participation in this international symposium. The symposium consisted of three parts: the first was presented by assistant lecturer Falah Hassan Ahmed (faculty at the University of Human Development) with a subject entitled “Managing and Organizing Camps at times of Emergency”, the second part entitled “Confronting Emergencies Surprising Situations within Camps” that was presented by Baba-Rasul Ghafoor Isaa (the Director of Crisis Coordination at Sulaimani Governorate). The third part was presented by Kamaran Ali, the field manager of camps at UNHCR that was entitled “The Role of International Organizations in Cooperation and Facilitation”.
The symposium was conducted academically on how to manage IDP camps that earned the attention of the audience who were mostly academics and officials. By the end of the symposium, the floor was given to attendants for questions and answers, who enriched the event with their questions and notes.
It is worth mentioning that the symposium was covered by some media outlets and some of them, thankfully, broadcasted the event live.