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Human Trafficking in Conversation with Hon. Harold D’Souza

March 13 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

“HUMAN TRAFFICKING: IN CONVERSATION WITH HON. HAROLD D’SOUZA”. Ontario Konkani Association (OKA) in collaboration with Canada India Foundation (CIF), Indus Community Services, North American Konkani Association (NAKA), Chitrapur Heritage Foundation, U.S.A. (CHF), Saraswat Foundation, U.S.A. and Konkani Association of California, U.S.A. (KAOCA) is conducting an interview with Hon. Harold D’Souza on Sunday, March 13, 2022 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EST). The interview will be conducted by Sadanand Mankikar.

Hon. Harold D’Souza is a survivor of labor trafficking and is an inspirational survivor advocate of international reputation. He is the Founder and President of Eyes Open International. He was appointed to the U.S. Advisory Council on Human Trafficking first by President Barak Obama and then by President Donald Trump. Native of Bajpe, Mangalore, India, Harold is now settled in Cincinnati, Ohio.

This interview will trace Harold’s journey from Bajpe, Mangalore to Cincinnati, Ohio including the difficulties he and his family had faced. It will make an effort to highlight the issues related to Human Trafficking, the difficulties faced by the victims and what one can do about it.

To attend this event please use the following zoom and YouTube links:

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Meeting ID: 894 3062 5920
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March 13
11:30 am - 1:00 pm