Date(s) - 18/12/2018
9:00 am


Marking the adoption of the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR)!

Learn about the adoption directly from UNHCR, launch our new policy brief on faith actors and the implementation of the GCR, and hear from a range of organizations about their reflections on faith and the GCR.

Date: December 18 at 9am ET/ 2pm GMT


  • Remarks from UNHCR: Rachel Criswell, NGO and Faith Liaison on Comprehensive Response, UNHCR. News from the Global Compact on Refugees adoption.
  • Policy Brief Launch: JLI Research Director, Dr. Olivia Wilkinson will launch the new JLI policy brief on the Role of Faith Actors in Implementing the Global Compact
  • Learning Exchange: With a number of organizations focusing on local faith actor response including Catholic Relief Services, World Vision, Islamic Relief, Jesuit Relief Services USA, World Faiths Development Dialogue at Georgetown Berkley Center, World Evangelical Alliance and others.



Read the Policy Brief






Accompanying Resource Brief

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