Wilson Forum - Human Trafficking and a Regional Look at the Post-Soviet World
On this episode of Wilson Forum William Pomeranz, Acting Director of the Kennan Institute, discusses political and economic trends in post-Soviet countries. Lauren McCarthy, research scholar with the Kennan Institute, discusses continuing problems with human trafficking and slave labor in the Russian Federation. The event was attended by students from The Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) Program. The FLEX Program, funded by Congress and conducted by the US Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, brings students from the former Soviet Union to the United States for a one year study abroad program in a U.S. high school. John Milewski, Host of Dialogue at the Wilson Center, moderated the event.