2:00-3:30 Concurrent Sessions
Panel: “Interrogating the Efficacy of State Intervention against Slavery, Then and Now”
Chair: Jean Allain, Queen’s University, Belfast
Paul Finkelman, University of Saskatchewan and University of Pennsylvania, “What We Can Learn from the Closing of the African Slave Trade and the Twentieth Century Suppression of Slavery: International Law, Legal Regulation and History”
Join us at the Betts House for a special walking tour at 1:00p.m., highlighting the buildings and historic facilities of the West End. This walking tour is a follow up event from the panel presentation that took place in September.
Please meet at the Betts House:
416 Clark Street
Cincinnati, OH 45203
Tickets are $10 and can be bought in advance online at www.thebettshouse.org or purchased
7:30 pm - 9 pm
Hebrew Union College, 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45220
Join us Thursday, September 24 at the Mayerson Hall on the historic campus of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC) to enjoy an evening uncovering the secret history of the West End. Local historians and authors will share details and their perspective on one of Cincinnati's oldest and most diverse neighborhoods.
In 2013, the General Assembly of the United Nations came together to dedicate a day to raising awareness about human trafficking and the situations of the victims involved and to promote and protect their rights. Today, July 30, is the day the General Assembly chose to make World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. The meeting also resulted in the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fu