At this forum, Cathleen Caron and Ashwini Sukthankar will discuss the report’s findings, the lack of regulation and oversight, and the potential for reform. Kanthi Salgadu, who came to the U.S. as a domestic worker on one of the visas analyzed in the report, will discuss her experience as a trafficking survivor. Daniel Costa will discuss the overall impact of the temporary foreign worker visa system on the American economy and moderate the proceedings.
Cathleen Caron, Executive Director, Global Workers Justice Alliance
Ashwini Sukthankar, International labor rights researcher and advocate, author of Visas Inc
Kanthi Salgadu, member of the Survivor Advisory Caucus of the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking
Discussant and Moderator:
Daniel Costa, Immigration Policy Analyst, Economic Policy Institute
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Lunch will be provided.
Economic Policy Institute
1333 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005