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Deportation and Forced Migration: The View from Honduras

Tuesday, October 17th 2017, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Feminist sociologist Nessa Medina will speak about the factors in Honduras that influence women to leave, including the role of U.S. policy and military aid. Medina currently works as a security and gender analyst at the Women’s Rights Center in Tegucigalpa. Among her accomplishments, she helped draft the Alternative Report to the United Nations Committee for the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 

This event is co-sponsored by Interdisciplinary Studies and the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, and organized by the nonprofit Witness For Peace Southeast. 

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Date:
October 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Park Shops 201

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