CANCELED: Center for Migration Studies’ Whole of Community Conference: Building Just and Inclusive Communities in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama (LA)

Date: 
Thursday, May 21, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, May 23, 2020 (All day)

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED

The Center for Migration Studies’ (CMS) Whole of Community Conference will be held this year at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law from May 21-23, 2020. At the conference, participants will explore the challenges facing diverse immigrant and refugee communities in local communities in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and elsewhere. The conference will feature best practices in supporting and defending these communities. 

The Whole of Community Conference is a platform for community-focused collaborations among public officials, legal service providers, community organizers, community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, scholars, researchers, immigrants, refugees, and others in response to local and national immigration policies.  The sponsors of this year’s event will be CMS, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and the Jesuit Social Research Institute / Loyola University New Orleans

The conference schedule includes: optional site visits on May 21; and plenary panels and workshops on May 22 and 23. The conference fee of $50 includes lunch and refreshments throughout the event.

Click here to learn more and to register.

 

What: Center for Migration Studies’ Whole of Community Conference: Building Just and Inclusive Communities in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama

When: May 21-23, 2020

Where: Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, New Orleans, LA