Guests will explore how to address trafficking issues, including the need for corporate stakeholders to get involved, ways to develop innovative prevention methods and legislation in Illinois that could address the problems.
ABA Section of International Law, International Human Rights Committee
- Anita Alvarez, Cook County State’s Attorney
- Tianne Bataille, Former Senior Counsel at Accenture LLP, and Chair of the Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services Anti-Trafficking Signature Program
- Rachel Durchslag, Founder and Executive Director, Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation
- Gunilla Ekberg, Professor, Master’s Programme in International Human Rights at the Faculty of Law and the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at the University of Lund, Sweden
- Jennifer Greene, Violence Against Women Policy Advisor to Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez
- Lynne Johnson, Police and Advocacy Director, Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation
- Maria Woltjen, Director of the Immigrant Child Advocacy Project
Sex Trafficking from the Boardroom to the Classroom: Prevention, Intervention & Prosecution
10 a.m. – Noon CST
Vedder Price P.C.
222 N. LaSalle Street
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