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Today's Events

  • Puerto Rican influence in Central Florida and Washington’s Relationship with the Island

    Virtual

    Please join us with guest speaker Dr. Fernando Rivera, as he discusses the Puerto Rican influence in Central Florida and Washington’s Relationship with the Island. This event is brought to you by LIFE at UCF in collaboration with UCF Global Perspectives and International Initiatives. Dr. Rivera is the director of the UCF Puerto Rico Research Hub. Founded in 2018, the …

    Global Perspectives and International Initiatives
  • Human Trafficking in the Fishing Industry II: Reporting by DOJ’s Taskforce on Human Trafficking

    Virtual

    The problem of forced labor on fishing vessels has emerged as an especially difficult challenge to policymakers, enforcement officials, and worker advocates. This form of human trafficking is particularly challenging to eradicate due in part to the physical isolation of those workplaces and the complex legal and jurisdictional issues on the high seas. Hear from Karen Stauss, Senior Policy Counsel …

    Global Perspectives and International Initiatives