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IST 182: The 21st Century Worldwide Refugee Crisis

This is a research guide for group projects related to IST 182: The 21st Century Worldwide Refugee Crisis.

Major Organizations

Comprehensive/Gateway Websites

Final Project Options

1. Refugee Solidarity website.

2. Blog that becomes part of website.

Your group may decide to work on expanding the VC Refugee Solidarity website by doing some research on initiatives that other institutions, colleges, tech groups, and/or NGOs are doing in the U.S. as well as other countries.  Such a project could also focus on exploring internships and/or scholarships that could be useful for volunteers planning to go abroad or help with migrants in the U.S.

Possibilities include:

Art collectives

Refugee advocacy groups

Specific UN programs/intitiatives

Organizations at othe colleges/universities

Developing a list of specific/related NGOs 

See the course syllabus and/or speak with Professor Hohn for more details on these options.