Careers in humanitarian assistance

April 1, 2013

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Location: Briggs Building, room 310


Chaungo Barasa, a water engineer from Kenya, will share some philosophical insights from his long career in humanitarian emergency and development work in Africa and the Caribbean. He has worked for Doctors without Borders (MSF), CARE International, and is currently based in Haiti with Concern Worldwide.

Barasa has worked in some of Africa's largest refugee camps including Benaco in Tanzania, Dadaab in Kenya and Darfur in Sudan. This event is sponsored by the James Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive (CLASA) and co-sponsored by the Institute for Leadership and Service.

The program is free and open to the public. Look for event updates on the CLASA website.

RSVP: Unnecessary

Contact: Gail Presbey, CLASA director
Phone: 313-993-1124
Email: presbegm@udmercy.edu