The Center for Latin American Studies and The Binational Migration Institute Present:
Dr. Sonja Wolf, Researcher with The Institute for Security and Democracy, (Instituto para la Seguridad y la Democracia) will present her work on,
“Migration Management in Mexico: Institutional Weaknesses and their Role in Migrant Abuses”
Dr. Scott Whiteford, Professor Emeritus, The Center for Latin American Studies and Director of the Migrant Border Crossing Study, will discuss,
“U.S. Immigration Policy Debates and Family Unification”
Since 2012 Dr. Sonja Wolf has been the principal investigator and project coordinator on an assessment study of Mexico’s National Migration Institute (INM). The study set out to analyze INM’s procedures and practices and strengthen the accountability mecha-nisms to reduce migrant human rights violations.
When: Wednesday, February 26th, 4:00 to 5:30 PM
Where: Harvill Building Room 101, 1103 E. 2nd Street