Chancellor Green | Welcome to the 2021 Summit
Chancellor Ronnie Green welcomes you to the UNL Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative virtual summit.
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- [00:00:03.400]Welcome to the 2021 Virtual Summit
- [00:00:06.230]of the Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative
- [00:00:08.960]at the University of Nebraska Lincoln,
- [00:00:11.490]where we have been on the forefront of research and advocacy
- [00:00:14.790]on this important global issue for more than a decade.
- [00:00:19.220]On behalf of our Forsythe Family Program
- [00:00:21.480]on Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs,
- [00:00:24.460]along with university and community partners,
- [00:00:27.220]we are proud to once again bring you a phenomenal lineup
- [00:00:30.400]of presenters at no cost.
- [00:00:33.280]Throughout the month of October,
- [00:00:35.030]we will be showcasing an exciting virtual lineup
- [00:00:37.630]of speakers, panels, and conversations,
- [00:00:40.530]all centered on the theme of trafficking,
- [00:00:43.000]migration, and injustice.
- [00:00:45.730]Our guests and speakers include academics, researchers,
- [00:00:49.130]abolitionists, activists, frontline workers,
- [00:00:52.000]and policy makers from around the globe.
- [00:00:55.420]They will be sharing their world-class experiences
- [00:00:57.880]and expertise, and I hope you are ready to be engaged,
- [00:01:01.370]to be inspired and empowered.
- [00:01:04.560]Just keep in mind, you have a big role to play
- [00:01:07.730]in this virtual summit.
- [00:01:10.210]At Nebraska, we believe in the power of every person
- [00:01:13.640]and your role is to engage in as many parts of the summit
- [00:01:16.810]as you can, and to share what you learned
- [00:01:19.310]with your friends and colleagues.
- [00:01:21.900]We're glad that you are here.
- [00:01:24.970]Thank you for helping to improve and expand opportunities
- [00:01:28.100]for people around the world,
- [00:01:29.840]and for engaging in these important issues.
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