Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Refugee Resettlement Introduction
Transcript of Refugee Resettlement Introduction
Resettlement Who are Refugees? What is Refugee
Resettlement? Get Past the 3 Big Fears The 3 Cures How Can You Help with Resettlement? Definition A refugee is a person who “owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group, or political opinion, is outside the country of his nationality and is unable, or owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country.”
-- The 1951 Geneva Refugee Convention These are... A refugee is “any person who is outside any country of such person’s nationality or, in the case of a person having no nationality, is outside any country in which such person last habitually resided, and who is unable or unwilling to return to, and is unable or unwilling to avail himself or herself of the protection of, that country because of persecution or a well-founded fear of persecution on account of race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion.”
-- U.S. Refugee Act of 1980 Definition Your Story Imagine for a moment that you are a refugee... Flee
by UNHCR Approved for
Resettlement President and
decides who is eligible DHS and USCIS
review each case Upon approval, back to State Dept for
final review Allowed to
Resettle! Fear of breaking the refugees Fear that refugees
are already broken Fear that you will be
broken by the refugees a ball a cape a 1st aid kit Cure 1 -
Know Why Cure 2 -
Plan Ahead Cure 3 -
Divide and Conquer Former Refugees Need a Team 10 or more to
share time & energy Divide Responsibilities Chairperson Personal Reasons promote peace
alleviate hunger & poverty
learn about a new culture
learn a new language
like to teach others
make a difference
intense love for others
spiritual calling Housing
Medical Care Employment
Public Relations Worst Care Scenario it's the Agency's problem What About the Details? the plan
everything to do One Final Story Two small groups
one committed to love
the other committed to hate September 2001 www.10millionto1.com 10 Million Refugees in the World You can help through a process called
Refugee Resettlement What does it take to help?