Meeting Archive:
Oregon Advisory Committee Meeting- Overview of Human Trafficking in Oregon

Meeting Description:

Public call in information: 888-708-5689 | Conference ID: 1169274


The Oregon Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is conducting a study on human trafficking in the sex, agriculture, and forestry industries in Oregon. Specifically, the Committee is seeking to examine civil rights concerns of human trafficking and equal protection violations and discrimination based upon the race, national origin, religion, sex, disability, and age of the victims. Additionally, the Committee will examine the effectiveness of services administered to survivors of human trafficking.



In this two-part webinar, experts will provide an overview on human trafficking and civil rights concerns in these industries. Speakers include:


  • Colleen Owens, Senior Research Associate, Urban Institute
  • Hayley Weedn, Co-author and Researcher for Human Trafficking & Native Peoples in Oregon: A Human Rights
  • Christopher Carey, Researcher, Portland State University



I.                  Welcome

II.                Presentations

III.               Q&A

IV.              Public Comment


Date: Tue, Apr 3, 2018
Time: 01:00 PM PDT
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Host(s): Ana Victoria Fortes