Vicky Kelberer


Vicky Kelberer is an M.A. candidate in international affairs at the Pardee School at Boston University. She traveled to Jordan as a Boston Consortium for Arab Region Studies graduate fellow in June 2015.

Articles by this Author
Seeking Shelter in Jordan’s Cities

Umm Anas’ four-room apartment rings with the muffled laughter of children told to hush. Her six sons and daughters and four neighborhood children huddle around a tiny, rickety television in the otherwise unfurnished living room. Arabic-...

Putting Refugee Work Permits to Work

For decades, humanitarian experts and international organizations have called upon host countries to give more work permits to refugees. Permits are posed as a way to alleviate the poverty of refugees and lessen their dependency on aid. Host...