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Learn more about the Syrian refugee crisis

As part of the Make a Difference fundraising events on Thursday, a special talk by Chris Houston, from Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders, will be introduced by David Agnew, Seneca President at 12:45 p.m. in the Lower Kaleidoscope Room (S1209).

Chris worked in North Syria last year and will speak about the humanitarian crisis in the region. The presentation will also features several short videos on the situation.

The Make a Difference events, held at Newnham and Seneca@York campuses, will raise awareness for Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders and support the relief effort for Syrian refugees. Donations can also be made online.

Chris Houston

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières is the world’s leading independent international medical relief organization, implementing and managing medical projects in close to 70 countries worldwide and with national offices in 21 countries.