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Repatriation of
Migrant Children

Learn about the process for safely returning a migrant child to their country of origin, including repatriation procedures,

relevant governmental agencies, and more.

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Repatriation of
Children to Guatemala
Presented by Kenny Antonio González Recinos

JUNE 25, 2020

About the Presenter

Kenny Antonio González Recinos is a lawyer and notary. Mr. González Recinos has ten years of experience as a litigator in multiple areas of law with a specialization in family law. He is also a human rights activist focused on environmental protection issues.

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Repatriation Protocols for
Children Returned to Honduras
Presented by Dora Melara

JUNE 19, 2020

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About the Presenter

Dora Isabel Melara Aguilar is a lawyer from the city of San Pedro Sula, Honduras. She is licensed to work on labor, civil procedural law, constitutional law, criminal procedural law and family law matters. Ms. Melara Aguilar has participated in workshops on commercial and labor exploitation, trafficking of minors, current regulatory framework and legal investigation procedures in cases related to commercial sexual exploitation. Ms. Melara Aguilar has also received extensive training on labor exploitation in the United States. She is currently in private practice and provides support to migrants returning to Honduras.

Repatriation of Children in El Salvador
Presented by Krissia Morena Aguirre Rosa

JULY 27, 2020

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About the Presenter

Krissia Morena Aguirre Rosa is a lawyer and notary from El Salvador. She is a graduate of the Gerardo Barrios University School of Law (UGB) and has a Master's degree in family law. Ms. Aguirre Rosa works as a full-time professor at the UGB, teaching courses on family law, process, and alternative Dispute resolution among other areas. She has worked as Coordinator of the Legal Assistance Department of UGB San Miguel and as a Legal Advisor in Family, Criminal, Labor, and Childhood and Adolescence Law cases. Ms. Aguirre Rosa has collaborated with Justice in Motion since 2013.

The content in these resources is purely informational and does not constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials available on these resources are for general informational purposes only. Information contained in these resources may not constitute the most up-to-date legal or other information.

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