Special Event

In Search of Safety:
Stories about migration, displacement, and advocating for refugees and asylum seekers.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

7:00 pm

Enoch Pratt Central Library

At a moment when the numbers of people fleeing their countries are at the highest level ever recorded, The Stoop partnered with Johns Hopkins Center for Humanitarian Health/Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Enoch Pratt Free Library for this special evening of stories from refugees, asylees, and the people who work to support them.

Click on the storyteller’s photo to hear the story.




Jacob Atem, co-founder and CEO of the Southern Sudan Health Care Organization
Monica Guerrero Vazquez, Executive Director of Centro SOL
Houssam Alnahhas, M.D., Sommer Scholar at Bloomberg School of Public Health
Courtland Robinson, Deputy Director of the Center for Refugee and Disaster Response
Katherine Narvaez Mena, Sommer Scholar at Bloomberg School of Public Health
Lucia Islas, leader of Comite Latino and Angeles de Baltimore (Angels of Baltimore)
Nancy Glass, Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing.