NATIONAL CARIBBEAN AMERICAN LEGISLATIVE WEEK 2016
Monday, June 20, 2016 at 10:30 AM - Friday, June 24, 2016 at 10:00 PM (EDT)
Thank you for your interest in participating in the events in National Caribbean American Legislative Week, June 19 - 24, 2016.
The Capitol Hill Forum is organized in partnership with the Office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Congresswoman Yvette Clarke.
JUNE 19 -
2:00 pm Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival
12th & Pennsylvania Avenue NW
JUNE 20 - Legislative Week Briefing
JUNE 20- Issues in Health Care: A Transnational Caribbean Agenda
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Opportunities for Caribbean Community Leaders and Friends of the Caribbean to discuss the state of health care in the Caribbean and ongoing efforts of the diaspora to engage in the sector. Speakers will be chosen from the health care community.
The opportunities for Caribbean Community Leaders and Friends of the Caribbean to discuss the state of emancipendence in the Caribbean and ongoing efforts of the African diaspora to escape the legacy of the trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Speakers will be chosen from across the African Diaspora.
FREE, PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY JUNE 19th
@ Capitol Hill
FREE or FEE for those ordering LUNCH
Aimed at young professionals or graduate students interested in careers in international development, and/or public policy, or social enterprise. Youth will present papers on their projects and ideas that could be funded. Updates on development programs for youth in the Caribbean will be also provided.
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY JUNE 19thFREE or FEE for those attending the Breakfast and Lunch
To learn more about National Caribbean American Legislative Week, visit www.caribbeanamericanmonth.org. Or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org