2018 National Latin@ Institute
Casa de Esperanza’s National Latin@ Network for Healthy Families and Communities (NLN), in partnership with the Office on Violence against Women, will host the 2018 National Latin@ Institute. This event will take place on July 18-20, 2018-in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The 2018 National Latin@ Institute will bring together professionals from a variety of fields. This institute will provide participants with significant opportunities for networking, resource and expertise sharing and critical discussions on traditionally challenging topics.
2018 National Latin@ Institute Objectives
- Analyze the significance, tensions and strengths of diversity within the Latin@ communities.
- Provide an anti-oppression lens to address and end gender-based violence.
- Integrate concrete organizational development practices and tools in their advocacy work.
- Connect with other organizations and activists to advance their individual and collective practice.
- Share trauma-informed practices to enhance self-care, sustainability and well-being.
The National Latin@ Institute will take place at the International House Hotel, two blocks from the French Quarter and in the heart of the historic Central Business District.
International House Hotel
221 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
For hotel booking attendees can call or email the International House reservations team directly. The phone number is 1-800-633-5770 and the email is email@example.com. When making your reservations, please mention the Casa de Esperanza room block in order to receive rooms at the government per diem rate.
The deadline to make hotel reservations at this rate is Monday, June 25, 2018.
There is NO registration fee to attend the institute however, participants and presenters are responsible for their own travel and lodging expenses. This is an OVW sponsored event therefore OVW funds can be used to attend. Please, check with your OVW program specialist for confirmation and guidance.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-TA-AX-K039 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.