The World is in Syria and Syrians are Everywhere: Globalization 2016

Jennifer Leaning shared with Fellows information regarding the factors fueling the global refugee crisis, as well as the scale of the crisis, with a particular emphasis on the case of Syria.


  • Jennifer Leaning, Director, FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
    Dr. Leaning’s research and policy interests include issues of public health, medical ethics, and early warning in response to war and disaster, human rights and international humanitarian law in crisis settings, and problems of human security in the context of forced migration and conflict.