DC program

Puerto Ricans Diaspora Summit - Washington, D.C. is a conference that will provide a space for the discussion of policy issues and the articulation of community responses to Puerto Rico's economic and humanitarian crisis from the perspective of Puerto Ricans in the Washington, D.C. area and other stakeholders.



9:00 am           Registration

9:30 am           Opening Remarks

10:00 am         Center for Puerto Rican Studies' Diaspora Summit

10:30 am         Katrina: Disaster Recovery and Lessons Learned

11:30 am         Lunch

12:30 pm         Civic Society Response to a Humanitarian Crisis

1:20 pm           Rebuilding and Economic Development Initiatives

2:10 pm           Legislative Strategies

3:00 pm           Break

3:30 pm           Diaspora Agenda

4:15 pm           Keynote Speaker

4:45 pm           Closing Remarks

5:00  pm          Reception


UDC David A. Clarke School of Law
4340 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008

Date: Saturday, November 18
Time: 9am-5pm

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  • Zarai Aquino
    commented 2019-11-25 12:11:05 -0500
    Hello, I just found out about this program and would like to take part. When is the next conference date?
  • Dina Martinez Lombardy
    commented 2019-08-14 20:50:18 -0400
    I am confused, November 18, 2019 is not a Saturday. Is this on Saturday the 16th or another day? Is this an older page? Last year November 18th was a Sunday. Please clarify. Thanks
  • Jose Lamboy
    followed this page 2019-01-11 06:41:42 -0500


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