Seminars / Conferences

'White Helmets' Film Screening at Manchester Museum

Our Research & Policy Coordinator attended and spoke at a screening of the film 'White Helmets' at Manchester Museum on 7 November. The film screening was a part of Manchester University's ESRC's Festival of Social Science and hosted film directed Orlando Von Einsiedel.


IRC and RUSI Panel Discussion: What Next for Syria?

Our Research & Policy Coordinator Dr. Yasmine Nahlawi participated in an event on 25 October co-hosted by the International Rescue Committee and RUSI in London titled 'What Next for Syria?'.


Recreating and Retaining Culture and Heritage

As a part of Journeys Festival Manchester this year, Dr Mustafa Alachkar from Rethink Rebuild Society participated in a panel discussion about "Recreating and Retaining Culture and Heritage" on Wednesday 11th of October at Longsight Library and Learning Centre.


Voices from Syria talk with MMU Law Society

Dr. Haytham Alhamwi gave a 'Voices from Syria' talk at an event organised by Manchester Metropolitan University's Law Society on 12 October. Dr. Alhamwi gave students an overview of the situation in Syria through his experiences as a non-violent activist in the early 2000's and answered students' questions about the conflict.


From Syria to Manchester: A talk at MMU's Home Project

Dr Haytham Alhamwi from Rethink Rebuild Society delivered a talk in the "International City" strand of the Home Project about the Syrian community in Manchester on Thursday 28th September at Flour & Flagon.