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June 18 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
We are delighted to be able to offer a free Refugee Voices session, in partnership with NaTakallam on 18th June at 8 pm, as part of Refugee Week. In this session, you will meet a conversation partner from Venezuela who will share their story and introduce the group to their language and culture.
This session is offered by NaTakallam with the support of Ben&Jerry.
NaTakallam (“we speak” in Arabic) is an award-winning, woman-founded, social enterprise that delivers high-quality, impactful language, translation and cultural exchange services, by vetted and highly-skilled refugees and displaced persons worldwide. NaTakallam’s Conversation Partners receive a much-needed income, new marketable skills, purpose, and re-gained dignity. Their Refugee Voices Series is a virtual cultural and language exchange sessions, available in English, Arabic, Persian, or Spanish, which provides insights into the lives of refugees and displaced individuals from the Middle East and Latin America. Each session includes engaging conversations about a displaced individual’s personal story and discussions about real-world issues.