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Why women and girls of Central America are fleeing to the US

2016 NY Summit

A conversation on the shocking realities of the immigration experience of thousands of Central American girls and women. This panel takes place at the 2016 Women in the World Summit in New York city and features: America Ferrera , Actress, Producer and Founder, Take Fountain Productions Lilia Aguilar, Former member of Mexican Congress; Founder, Moving Mexico Forward; Researcher in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Astrid Elias, Kidnapping Survivor Moderated by Maria Hinojosa, Executive Producer and Host of NPR’s Latino USA and President of Futuro Media Group