Office of Public Liaison
Bureau of Public Affairs
February 8, 2011

On Tuesday, February 8, 2011, Luis CdeBaca, Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, held a conversation with Wade Henderson, President and CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, on U.S. efforts to monitor and combat modern slavery. The discussion was moderated by Cheryl Benton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, and streamed live on and DipNote, the Department of State's official blog. Members of the general public were invited to participate by submitting questions on DipNote, some of which were selected for response during the live broadcast. DipNote» Full Text» Video» iTunes»

Date: 02/08/2011 Description: Live webcast of Conversations with America: U.S. Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking.  - State Dept Image

Through Conversations With America, leaders of national nongovernmental organizations have the opportunity to discuss foreign policy and global issues with senior State Department officials. These conversations aim to provide candid views of the ways in which leaders from the foreign affairs community are engaging the Department on pressing foreign policy issues.