Events

TraCCC Events

Wildlife Crime Film Series Screening: The Ivory Game

In this Netflix Original documentary, filmmakers follow the ivory trade from the savannahs of Africa to the markets of Asia to expose the networks and corruption that are pushing the world’s largest land animal toward extinction.

This second in our series of three wildlife crime documentaries investigating threats to sustainability from wildlife poaching and organized criminal networks features TraCCC’s Tanzanian partners from the NTSCIU.  The film will be followed by a panel discussion with Andrea Crosta, Executive Director of Elephant Action League, who is featured in the film, and TraCCC researchers.

Date:               Monday, April 3rd, 2016, 5:00-7:00pm

Location:        Room 113, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201 (Virginia Square Metro Stop)

RSVP:             Online, by email at TraCCC@gmu.edu, or by phone at 703-993-9757

This event is free and open to the public

 


Ongoing TraCCC co-sponsored webinar series

THE PRIVATE SECTOR COUNTERING HUMAN TRAFFICKING: New technologies, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Tackling Human Trafficking

This is the third series on emerging issues surrounding human trafficking, illicit trade and the private sector presented by The Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime and Babson College’s Initiative on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery. The webinar series is also supported by the Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center (TraCCC) at George Mason University.

The panel for each webinar will feature expert speakers drawn from the private sector, academia, public policy and the NGO community.

All webinars will take place from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET.

  • Promising Practises of Innovative Entrepreneurships (start-ups) to Combat Human Trafficking – Thursday, March 30, 2017
  • Law Enforcement Practitioners and New Media Solutions – Thursday, April 20, 2017
  • Awareness Raising and Campaigning: What and How Does Social Media Contribute? – Thursday, May 18, 2017

For more information on this webinar or the 2016-2017 series, please contact Christina Bain, Director of Babson’s Initiative on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery at cbain@babson.edu or visit www.babson.edu/ihtms.

 

 

** Unless otherwise specified, all events are free, open to the public, and are held at Founders Hall, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201 (one block from the Virginia Square Metro Stop, see map). However, seating is limited and reservations are suggested. To secure a seat, please register here, call TraCCC at 703-993-9757 or e-mail us at traccc@gmu.edu. Accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities upon request.

Metered parking is available around the building and a pay garage can be accessed from directly behind Founder’s Hall (see map). TraCCC is unfortunately unable to validate parking.