Migrant and Refugee Children in the Americas – Side Event

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Opening Remarks

Rebecca Bill Chavez

President and CEO, Inter-American Dialogue


Keynote Speaker

Michelle Bachelet

Former President of Chile, first director of UN Women, former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, and founder of the Horizonte Ciudadano Foundation



Garry Conille

Regional Director, UNICEF Latin America and the Caribbean

Elizabeth Taylor Jay

Vice Minister of Multilateral Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Colombia

Tomás Pascual

Director of Human Rights Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Chile

Wendy Young

President, Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)


Closing Remarks

Ariel Fiszbein

Director, Education Program, Inter-American Dialogue