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September 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Panel features former U.S. Ambassador to Honduras, James Nealon. The World Affairs Council of Maine in collaboration with the Greater Portland Immigrant Welcome Center and Mainers for Accountable Leadership will host a panel discussion on the recent increase in asylum seekers migrating from the Northern Triangle (El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras) to the United States. We will discuss the myriad factors contributing to migration as well as the role US foreign policy has played in the region over the past 50+ years. Panelists include Ambassador James Nealon; Professor Clarisa Pérez-Armendáriz, Bates College; and Professor Gordon Adams, American University.

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Date:
September 28, 2018
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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Talbot Lecture Hall, USM Portland Campus
85 Bedford St.
Portland, ME 04101 United States
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