SOLIDARITY and FACT FINDING MISSION

ITINERARY OF THE SOLIDARITY AND FACT-FINDING MISSION

 

Lodging:

Homes of Workers & Local Host Families in Louisiana

Local New Orleans Hotels (non-sponsored)

 

Airport:

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)

 

Friday, February 22

All day: Arrival of Delegates, Welcome, and Orientation

5:00 PM – Visits to Homes of Victims, Their Families, and Current and Former GIS Filipino Workers

 

Saturday, February 23

9:00 AM – Delegates Prepare

12:00-3:00 PM – Workers Meeting – Filipinos Against Slavery & Trafficking (FAST)

4:00-6:00 PM – Public Forum and Sharing with the Workers & Delegates

7:00-9:00 PM – Freedom Concert and Cultural Program

 

Sunday, February 24

10:00 AM – Catholic Mass Celebration with GIS Filipino Workers and Mission Delegates

11:00 AM – Congregate in New Orleans

12:00 PM – Caravan from New Orleans to Lafitte

1:00-4:00 PM – Solidarity Mobilization and Program at Manila Village

5:00 PM – Dinner Reception

 

Monday-Tuesday, February 25-26

Possible Delegations to GIS and Local, State, and National Representatives

Departure of Delegates

 

*** Schedule of activities subject to adjustment as needed ***

2 thoughts on “SOLIDARITY and FACT FINDING MISSION

  1. I will sure try to be there. I am having eye surgery on the 18th, but my doctor told me I will be fine in a fwe days after. I do really support the efforts to bring a change for these poor filipino workers! Hope to see you. Please email me all the info, where to go and time and dates.
    Ramona H. Ramos

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