MOVING BEYOND "REFUGEE": A Story of the Somali Community in Portland, OR

Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies   (Portland)

May 2017

Neighborhood Pulse, a portal for information about the Portland region’s neighborhoods: how they are changing, who lives there, and the issues of interest to the region’s leaders and residents, has added a new data story about Portland's growing Somali community. Follow the diaspora from East Africa to the Pacific Northwest and learn how a community is being built in the Lents neighborhood.