UK based Refugee Teachers in Higher Education in South Sudan & Ethiopia

30 June 2016, London

As part of the commemoration of World Refugee Week, Reconnect invites you to a Workshop to reflect on its ground breaking Pilot Project that aims to employ the skills of UK based Refugee Teachers in South Sudan and Ethiopia.

Key themes:

  • to draw attention to the current state of Reconnect’s ground breaking pilot project
  • to share the experience and views of participants in advancing the implementation of the pilot project
  • to remember the plight of refugees around the world

Panel of contributors:

  • Mr. Michael Stewart, Chair of Reconnect
  • Mr. Myles Wickstead, CBE, Formerly HM Ambassador to Ethiopia, Djibouti and the African Union
  • Mr. Gonzalo Vargas Llosa, UNHCR UK Representative
  • Mr. James Kepo, Principal of Yei Teacher Training College, South Sudan
  • Ms. Rosemary Togwe, a Refugee Teacher and prospective participant in Reconnect’s pilot project
  • Mr. Robin Shawyer, Director of Windle Federation
  • Mr. Keith Sonnet, CEO of Computer Aid International

For further information and to confirm your attendance, please contact
Theodros Abraham on or 0207 697 4065

Light refreshments will be provided.

Theodros AbrahamReconnect020 7697 4065

30 June 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA