Forced to Flee: Caring for the Elderly Displaced by War, Poverty and Persecution Abroad

Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2007 Time: 10:30 AM Location: Dirksen 106

Member Statements

  1. Senator Herb Kohl D (WI)
  2. Senator Gordon H. Smith R (OR)

Witnesses

  1. Kelly Ryan
    Deputy Press Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration
    US Department of State
    Washington , DC
  2. Brent Orrell
    Acting Director, Office of Refugee Resettlement, Administration for Children and Families
    US Department of Health and Human Services
    Washington , DC
  3. Michel Gabaudan
    Regional Representative for the US and Caribbean
    Office of the United Nations High Commission on Human Rights
    Washington , DC
  4. Richard Parkins
    Chair
    Refugee Council USA
    Washington , DC
  5. Maria Teverovsky
    Associate Director, Refugee Family Enrichment Program
    Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society
    New York , NY
  6. Salah Ansary
    Regional Director
    Luteheran Community Services, Northwest
    Portland , OR
  7. Khammany Mathavongsy
    Director, California office
    Southeast Asia Resource Action Center
    Washington , DC