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September 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Somali 101 workshop is designed for those who want to learn more about the lives, culture and experiences of Somali refugees living in Minnesota. Whether you are a service provider, health care professional, educator or an employer, this workshop will teach you about the culture, customs, practices and experiences of Somali refugees in Minnesota.
Liban Artan, LSW, works as a Family Services Coordinator for the Project for Pride in Living (PPL). Prior to working at PPL he was a care coordinator for the Minnesota Stroke Association, working with clients and community providers to help maintain independent and healthy life. Liban has previously worked in a community clinic, working with clients with developmental disabilities and mental illness. He is a Licensed Social Worker and speaks four different languages (Somali, English, Arabic, German). Liban graduated from University of Minnesota with a degree in Housing, during his studies he focused on homelessness and housing policy.