Extractive Industries and Civil Society in Latin America: Emerging Opportunities and Challenges

Oxfam is working with civil society Photo: Anna Fawcus / Oxfam America.

Civil society and indigenous organizations have been engaging intensively on extractive industries in Latin America for the last 20 years. New actors and economic conditions are now emerging in the region. This distinguished panel will discuss steps civil society organizations should take now to promote transparency, human rights and protection of the environment in these sectors.

When:

Friday, March 20, 2015

12-2pm

Who:

Felipe Aguero, Program Officer, Ford Foundation, Chile

Monsenor Pedro Barreto, Archbishop of Huancayo, Peru; 
President, Dept. of Justice & Solidarity
Latin American Episcopal Conference (CELAM)

Cesar Gamboa, Executive Director, DAR, Peru

Emily Greenspan, Senior Policy Advisor, Oxfam America, USA

Where:

Oxfam America (New Office Location!)
1101 17th St. NW, Suite 1300
Washington, DC 20036

Contact Kate Stanley at [email protected] to RSVP or for more information. 

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