Sanctuary of Moses Medical and MInistry MIssion to Benin 2011 -
Short-term missions trip to Benin from July 5-18, 2011. Get More Details
Sanctuary of Moses third annual Roundtable on Capitol Hill theme is: "Building Effective Partnerships to Combat Child Trafficking In West Africa."
The Roundtable is scheduled for Wednesday, September 23, 2009 (Noon to 2:00pm) at the U.S. Capitol Room H137 (Ways and Means Committee Room – first floor) and is part of Ronald H. Brown African Affairs Series. Miami based non-profit Sanctuary of Moses will host this working luncheon featuring a roundtable discussion about child trafficking/labor issues and developing strategic alliances to address the problem. Invited participants include Members of Congress, Representatives from the State Department, Non-Governmental Organizations, advocacy groups, and the private sector
Panelists: Pamela Bridgewater, former U.S. Ambassador to Benin, Ghana, South Africa, etc.; Jeff Krilla, a member of Sonnenschein’s Public Law & Policy Strategies Practice; Kaitlyn Summerill, documentary filmmaker – Unseen Stories; Veronica Zeitlin, U.S. State Department’s West Africa Expert. Moderator – Rev. Marcia L. Dyson.
During the Roundtable, we will launch the Randall Robinson Advocate for Africa Award to be given to former U.S. Ambassador Pamela Bridgewater. The Advocate for Africa Award is given to an individual who works selflessly and tirelessly to uplift and enrich the lives of those living on the Continent. The Carrie P. Meek Community Pillar Award will also be presented to Omar Arouna and Marcia Dyson, SOM Advisory Council Members. The Pillar Award recognizes an individual from Africa and an individual from the U.S. who works in the world community to make a positive difference in the lives of others.
SOM Presentation to 11 to 15 students...
When: Tue Sep 1 1pm – 1:30pm
Where: Florida Memorial (15800 NW 42nd Ave. 33054) at Lehman 201
9.17 to 9.20.2008
AfrICANDO 2008, 11 th Annual AfrICANDO Trade and Investment Symposium September 17th-20th
Location: Miami Dade College North Campus
William and Joan Lehman Theatre 11380 NW 27 th Avenue Miami , Florida , USA 33167
*Carmen Morris will be a speaker on Plenary Session V: Roundtable on Addressing the issues of, Orphan and Vulnerable Children (OVC), illegal Child labor and Child Trafficking , in rural communities on Friday, September 19, 2008 from 11:15am-12:00pm.
For more information: http://democracy-africa.org/AfrICANDO2008savethedate.html
9.22 to 9.30.2008
Ron H. Brown Africa Series
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