Human Rights in Mexico, Immigration and Two Borders, Nov. 1, 2017

 

Daniella Burgi-Palomino

“Human Rights in Mexico, Immigration and Two Borders.”

Daniella Burgi-Palomino is the Senior Associate for Mexico, Border and Migration
Issues at the Latin American Working Group (LAWG) in Washington, D.C. She coordinates LAWG’s campaign to promote justice for Mexico and the borderlands. Through this campaign LAWG works with partners and activists to encourage Mexico to address impunity for human rights abuses and bring justice to victims, oppose border militarization at the U.S.-Mexico border and Mexico’s southern border, and build support for refugee protections. Daniella holds a Masters Degree in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, where she focused on human security and
migration.

November 1, 7:00 pm
Downtown United Presbyterian Church,
121 North Fitzhugh Street,
Rochester, NY

The church is accessible to those with handicaps and looped for the hearing impaired.

Karleen J. West presenter of “Who Speaks for Nature?”

Professor Karleen West presented “Who Speaks for Nature? Indigenous Environmentalists against Extraction in Ecuador”
 at the October monthly ROCLA meeting. You can find more about her and her work at her SUNY Geneseo website.

Karleen J West
Karleen Jones West is an Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Relations at SUNY Geneseo.  Her research focuses on Latin American politics, and includes interests in ethnic politics, political parties, comparative institutions, and political behavior.
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