Speaker Date Topic
Christa Crawford May 01, 2018 7:00 PM
"Awareness and Action: Human Trafficking and Exploitation in Thailand/Myanmar."

We'll look briefly at "What is the problem?" followed by a few ideas on "How can we respond?"   broief bio is below

Christa Foster Crawford, J.D.

International Consultant

Founder, Freedom Resource International


Christa is founder of Freedom Resource International, a strategic partnership empowering the anti-trafficking movement for greater effectiveness through training and capacity building, resource development and sharing, expert advice, and strategic-level impact. She teaches courses on trafficking and exploitation at the university and graduate level. Christa has also authored and edited numerous books, articles, and curricula to equip practitioners. Her training courses include the Certificate Course on Excellence in Anti-Trafficking Response. She has worked at both the grassroots and policy levels, including with the United Nations, and pioneered a social enterprise to provide sustainable options to vulnerable people. Christa is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Claremont McKenna College. With her family, she has lived in Chiang Mai since 2001.

Club Assembly - no speaker May 15, 2018 7:00 PM
John Schorr President Elect Jun 05, 2018
Club goals, agenda and John's background
Don Linder Jun 19, 2018 7:00 PM
Screenwriting & The Last Executioner

Don Linder wrote the screenplay for The Last Executioner, the story of Chavoret Jaruboon, Thailand's last executioner by rifle - a moving and deepful insight into this man and his life. Don will speak on screenwriting and how he got into it and about The Last Executioner and his experiences working with K. Chavoret.

Stasha Malcolm Aug 07, 2018 7:00 PM
The Political Situation in the Karen State