Reporting Syrian Refugees: Building Communities of Understanding
Steven L. Youngblood
Director, Center for Global Peace Journalism
Editor, The Peace Journalist magazine
Friday, 24 April
12:15-1:15 Classroom 4
Photo: Young Syrian refugees in Jordan's Za'atri camp © UNHCR/A.Rummery
- Taught Peace Journalism in Cyprus, the Republic of Georgia, Kenya, the Bronx, NY, Ireland, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Jordan, Turkey, South Africa, and Uganda.
- Launched the Center for Global Peace Journalism at Park University in 2012. The center promotes the concepts of peace and peace journalism, including advocating non-violent conflict resolution, through seminars and courses both in the U.S. and abroad, through its website and semi-annual magazine, and through partnerships with like-minded organizations and individuals.