This program will bring representatives, voting rights experts, and lawyers to discuss how to fight for fair representation during the 2011 redistricting round.
SCSJ has joined with other voting rights advocates, experts and attorneys to form the Community Census and Redistricting Institute. The centerpiece of the Institute will be a week-long Expert Preparation and Community Education Program held in Durham, NC, from July 26-31. This program will bring representatives from community organizations together with voting rights experts and lawyers to discuss how to empower grassroots low-wealth communities of color to fight for fair representation during the 2011 redistricting round. Please contact Allison Riggs for more information about the program or redistricting.
Location: Durham, NC