Vermont Honduras Partners Conference, April 7, 2017
Schedule of Workshops:
Informal, concurrent sessions led by Vermonters and Hondurans

Workshops 2:00 – 3:00: Vermont’s Border with Central America

 Community Development in Rural Honduras: education, water systems, leadership development, farming
 Public Health and Medical Care Delivery in Rural Honduras
 Immigration Federalism: states’ rights, non-citizens’ rights
 Resettling Asylum Seekers and Other Migrants in Vermont

Workshops 3:15 – 4:15: Taking Stock, Looking Ahead

 Conditions in Honduras that Produce Gang Violence, Obstruct Development
 Community Development in Honduras: Collaborations and Partnerships
 Medical and Dental Care for Migrants in Vermont
 Protecting Immigrant Communities in Vermont: what we’re doing now, ideas for doing more