Yale Women Innovators: Using Innovation to Create Change: Immigration & Asylum

Event time: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale See map
254 Elm Street
New Haven, CT
Event description: 

Welcoming two incredible women to campus: World Fellow Baljeet Sandhu, and Dorothy Tegeler, Changemaker in Residence at Dwight Hall. We will discuss how they see innovation as a tool for impact in the world of immigrant rights and asylum, and their personal journeys as system disrupters. Baljeet Sandhu is a leading UK Human Rights Lawyer, and Founding Director of the Migrant and Refugee Children’s Legal Unit. Dorothy is a graduate of Yale Law School, and co-founder of the Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP), which has prevented over 300 deportations of women and children. Join us for a timely and inspiring conversation.


Event Type: 
Human Rights
Event Source: 
Yale Affiliate