Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute (IRRI)

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IRRI strives to achieve an equal sharing of knowledge and skills between the academic community and newcomer communities. The mutual learning opportunities will ground and enrich research and ensure that scholarship is beneficial to the community.  

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Understanding the Needs of Syrian Refugees (9 min)

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This video features UB School of Social Work PhD student and IRRI affiliate, Asli Yalim. She provides a brief overview of the Syrian refugees and refugee crisis.

UN Ambassador Powers Speaks at UB (1:45 min)

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Watch UB's latest video, "Helping refugees in Buffalo and beyond - US Ambassador visits UB," featuring IRRI co-director Wooksoo Kim