Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Human Trafficking Symposium


Stop the Silence: Stop Child Sexual Abuse at the University of Maryland has organized a human trafficking symposium which will take place on April 20th from 7 - 9pm.

The event will begin with the viewing of the film Flesh, which is a documentary following the lives of several sex trafficking victims, and end in a discussion about human trafficking led by a panel of experts.

Panelists will include:
  • Cathy Royal, President of Zonta International'
  • Patricia K. Cronin, Executive Director of The Family Tree, Inc.
  • Melissa Yao, Anti-Trafficking Specialist
  • Amanda G. Weikel, Church Partnerships Manager of The Maryland Rescue and Restore Coalition
  • Nick Weikel, Human Trafficking and Pornography Specialist