Event: A Discussion on Civil Society in Cuba
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT
Capitol Visitors Center
Congressional Meeting Room North (CVC 268)
Rep. James (Jim) McGovern
Executive Director, Oxfam Cuba
Manager, Arte Corte, Havana
Vice President for Programs, WOLA
Director of International Programs, Oxfam Canada
Executive Director, CDA
Director of Government Affairs, Oxfam America
As Cuba wraps up its first year under a new president, enacts a new constitution, and adjusts to a changing U.S. policy dynamics, join us to discuss the impact of these developments on Cuban civil society. We will hear from international NGO practitioners based full-time in Cuba, an observer of the faith community in Cuba, and Cuban entrepreneurs in a lively discussion, followed by an audience Q&A.
Light breakfast will be provided.