Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
February 6, 2013


Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard will travel to Atlanta, Georgia on February 8-9, 2013.

In Atlanta, Assistant Secretary Richard will deliver the keynote address at a conference of the Young Leaders of the World Affairs Council of Atlanta. The conference is titled “World Refugee Crisis: Conflict, Consequences and Cooperation” and is scheduled for Saturday, February 9th, 2013 from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM at The Commerce Club.

The conference is designed to give participants a deeper understanding of the evolution of refugee crises globally and how refugee crises affect the United States.

For information about this visit, please contact PRM’s Public Affairs Advisor Deborah Sisbarro PRM-Press-DL@state.gov or (202) 453-9339.



PRN: 2013/124