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Refugees and Migrants: Pandemic and Vulnerable Populations

April 28, 202019:35

In this edition of Wilson Center NOW we are joined by Global Fellow James Hollifield, Professor of Political Science and Academic Director of the Tower Center at Southern Methodist University. Hollifield discusses how COVID-19 is placing some of the most vulnerable populations in the world, refugees and migrants, even more at risk. 

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