Friday, May 13, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. EDT
Wednesday, May 18, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. EDT

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Get the latest information on legislation that will end the U.S. travel ban and trade embargo on Cuba. Learn how you can develop meaningful relationships with members of Congress and make an impact on Capitol Hill.


The same program with time for questions will be offered on both dates.

What’s at Stake: Learn more about current legislation that would end the U.S. travel ban and trade embargo on Cuba, make educational exchanges and partnerships easier to facilitate, and create a more welcoming and globally engaged United States.

Capitol Hill Forecast: Hanan Saab, public policy manager, will explain the possible ways that Cuba legislation could move forward in this unpredictable congressional environment.

What You Can Do: Katie O’Connell, director of advocacy and media outreach, will share recent advocacy successes, and explain how you can make a difference in the coming weeks by developing and maintaining meaningful relationships with your members of Congress.


Deadline for registration for the May 18 call is Tuesday, May 17 at 5:00 p.m. EDT. Registration for the May 13 call is now closed. The same program will be offered on both dates. This call is free and open to anyone who wants to learn more about the NAFSA Educators for Cuba campaign to end the embargo. Educators for Cuba is a campaign of the NAFSA Cuba Engagement Initiative.