Safe Passage Project with the NYC Bar Association: Central American Refugee Crisis

Safe Passage, February 1, 2017

On January 26, 2017, Safe Passage Project took place in a pro bono fair following a program at the NYC Bar Association entitled “The Central American Refugee Crisis: Human Rights Challenges and needs in the United States and South of the U.S.-Mexico Border.” Director of Training, Claire R. Thomas, spoke on the panel, along with Luis Canales, a Honduran refugee who is now a law student at Villanova School of Law.

To view a recording of the event, please click HERE.

At one point in the evening, Thomas quoted Warsan Shire’s powerful and timely poem titled “Home.” Read that poem in its entirety HERE.

Panelists, Including Claire Thomas
Panelists, Including Claire R. Thomas