What Are the Root Causes of Migration from Central America? Part 3: Fiscal Management and Inequity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 
March 29, 2021
CONTACT:
Fernanda Durand | (214) 402-0186  | [email protected]
Nancy Treviño | (786) 201-8958 |  [email protected]  

 

**MEDIA ADVISORY**

 

WHAT: As part of the series Root Causes of Migration from Central America, Alianza Americas and its members CARECEN Washington DC, CARECEN San Francisco, Central American Black Organization (ONECA), Hondureños contra el SIDA, Casa Yurumein, Centro Presente and its partners Presente.org, Latin American Working Group, Center for Gender and Refugee Studies, and OXFAM, will host the live conversation “What Are the Root Causes of Migration from Central American? Part 3: Fiscal Management and Inequity,” this Thursday, April 1. The conversation will feature leaders and experts from Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador who will discuss fiscal policies from their respective countries, economic inequality, and the needed changes for the region to be economically stable and overcome inequalities.

 

 

WHO

  • Ricardo Barrientos, (ICEFI), Guatemala
  • Ana Iris Martínez, (OXFAM), El Salvador
  • Julio Ruelas, (UNAH), Honduras

 

WHEN: Thursday, April 1, 2021 

 

TIME: 12:00 p.m PT | 2:00 p.m. CT | 3:00 p.m. ET | 1:00 p.m. Central America Time

 

WHERE: Via Zoom; RSVP at https://bit.ly/2OrD1kU 

 

The “Root Causes” series includes three more conversations on violence, gender discrimination and gender based violence, and climate change. The recordings of our first conversations are available here

 

 

Find the program for the series below 

  • Part 4: Violence

Date: April 8 

Time: 12:00 p.m PT | 2:00 p.m. CT | 3:00 p.m. ET / 1:00 p.m. Central America Time

Panelists: TBA

  • Part 5: Gender Discrimination and Gender Based Violence

Date: April 15

Time: 12:00 p.m PT | 2:00 p.m. CT | 3:00 p.m. ET / 1:00 p.m. Central America Time

Panelists: TBA

  • Part 6: Climate Change

Date: April 22

Time: 12:00 p.m PT | 2:00 p.m. CT | 3:00 p.m. ET / 1:00 p.m. Central America Time

Panelists: TBA

If you have any questions please contact to [email protected].

 

 

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Alianza Americas is a network of migrant-led organizations working in the United States and transnationally to create an inclusive, equitable and sustainable way of life for communities across North, Central and South America.

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