Please join the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States, the Jesuit Conference of Latin America, and the Caribbean and the Global Ignatian Advocacy Network on Migration for a presentation of the book Migratory Flows at the Borders of Our World. The broadcast will take place on Friday, November 6 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST.
The University Institute for Migration Studies at the Pontifical Jesuit University in Madrid offers a comprehensive analysis of the patterns and implications of migration across borders around the world. Specifically, this webinar will focus on the chapters that discuss migration at the U.S./Mexico border and the Colombia/Venezuela border.
The panel consists of the following:
- Moderators: Caitlin-Marie Ward, senior advisor on migration at the Jesuit Conference Office of Justice and Ecology and Javier Cortegoso, coordinator of the Jesuit Migration Network of Latin America and the Caribbean and Global Ignatian Advocacy Network on Migration
- Opening Remarks by Rev. Alberto Ares, SJ, director of the University Institute for Migration Studies at the Pontifical Jesuit University in Madrid
- Heidi Ann Cerneka, Maryknoll Lay Missionary and lawyer at Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center in El Paso, TX
- Rev. Alejandro Olayo-Mendez, SJ, assistant professor at Boston College
- Rev. Mauricio Garcia Duran, SJ, director of JRS Colombia
Submitted by: Sarah Signorino, director, Office of Mission & Identity