From the Editors
Raquel Koehler is an undergraduate student at George Mason University, majoring in Global Affairs with a concentration in the Middle East and North Africa, and a minor in Intelligence Analysis. Raquel is currently an intern with The Arab Studies Institute, and has previously worked at the United States Embassy in Berlin, Germany as an Economics research assistant.
“As Syrian refugee camps fill up in all neighboring countries, more refugees either move out of camps to live in cities or the camps become integrated with the towns surrounding them. The increasing presence of Syrian refugees in cities forces us to reconsider the ‘crisis’ from the point of view of the urban.”click | email | tweet