Thursday, October 23, 2014

"Ruby's Story" Anti - Human Trafficking PSA

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Friday, September 26, 2014

Thursday, September 25, 2014

7th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium
Fighting Slavery: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow
Let’s Make it History


Colorado Springs, CO – The Human Trafficking Task Force of Southern Colorado is hosting an anti-human trafficking awareness and advocacy day at the University of Colorado - Colorado Springs (UCCS) on October 25th  8:00 – 3:00 in Berger Hall.  The Symposium will bring together groups and individuals interested in learning more about Modern Day Slavery in Colorado. The event is free and open to the public and lunch will be provided. (but registration required)
Media and the public are encouraged to attend all events.  

The day’s schedule is as follows:
•         0815                     Human Trafficking 101 with JoAnn O’Neil
•         0900                     Kick off and Welcome
•         0920- 0955          History – Slavery and Early Abolitionist  with Dr. Thomas Krannawitter
•         0955-1005           Current Abolitionist Movement
•         1005-1035           CSPD Law Enforcement Update
•         1035-1045           10 Minute Break
•         1045-1115           Colorado Today with AJ Alejano-Steele
•         1115-1145           Local Abolitionists Making A Difference – Panel Discussion
•         1145- 1230          Lunch
•         1230                     Special Video
•         1250 -110            Victim Advocates – A lens in our community with David Shaw
•         110- 130              Legislation Update with Dan O’Bryant
•         130- 150              United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – Iris Halpern
•         150 – 205             Break
•         205 – 230             Advocacy Action
•         230 – 300             Wrap Up /Actions

The mission of the Human Trafficking Task Force of Southern Colorado is to build a collaboration of organizations and individuals to reduce human suffering caused by human trafficking, through advocacy, awareness, rehabilitation, and services for survivors.
We are excited to partner with our sponsors UCCS, Zonta Pikes Peak, Lexis Nexis, and Touching the World.


For more information on the task force, please visit www.ht-colorado.org

To register for the free event  Registration   


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