BORDER CONTROL POLICIES, HUMAN RIGHTS AND SECURITY WORKING GROUP 

This group will advance the knowledge and capacity for positive social change in the border region (The Paso Del Norte—Ciudad Juarez to El Paso, Las Cruces and north through the historic Camino Real to Albuquerque/Santa Fe) by working with regional community actors. This group will examine the dynamic socio-economic and political context of the border form a cross-disciplinary and assets-based lens, as well as help focus a critical inquiry towards “real- life” issues. Affiliated institutions: University of New Mexico, University of Texas at El Paso, New Mexico State University.

Working Group Coordinators:

  • Lisa Cacari Stone, University of New Mexico
  • Josiah McC. Heyman, University of Texas at El Paso