Koufopoulou speaks on refugee crisis

At the upcoming Eurocultura: Women on the Move conference to be held in Vicenza, Italy from May 9 to May 13, 2016, Sophia Koufopoulou has been invited to speak on the refugee crisis on the Island of Lesvos, Greece. The Eurocultura Women on the Move Eurocultura Women on hte Move project is designed to increase cooperation among NGOs from Turkey and the European Union in the fields of justice, freedom, and security.  Koufopoulou will lead a public presentation on the role of NGOs in providing relief to refugees on the Greek island of Lesvos.

Koufopoulou is also the recipient of the 2015-16 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award in the Department of Sociology, MSU.