Jose J. Padilla

Jose J. Padilla

Jose J. Padilla is a research associate professor at Old Dominion University.

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Commentary: Ukrainian refugee crisis could last years; host communities might not be prepared

By: and - March 10, 2022

More than 2 million Ukrainians – almost all women and children – have fled Ukraine since Russia invaded on Feb. 24. The sudden exodus of Ukrainian refugees is at a scale not seen in Europe since World War II. The migration of Ukrainian refugees has prompted a swift international and regional response, including everything from […]