Keynotes

International

Meshelemiah, J.C.A. An Examination of Labor Trafficking from a Human Rights and Consumption Perspective, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Lisboa, Portugal, October 12, 2018.



Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Protecting Human Rights:  Duties and Responsibilities of Universities. University of Sri Jayawardhena; Pura, Colombo, Sri Lanka, December 4, 2017.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Understanding Human Trafficking Among Unaccompanied Minors, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL),Lisboa, Portugal, October 15, 2017.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Migration Gone Wrong: Human Trafficking in 3 African Countries, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Lisboa, Portugal, November 3, 2016.
Meshelemiah, 
J.C.A. Human Trafficking Research in Ethiopia with Indigenous Key Personnel:  An Important Addition to the Process. University of Gondar, Ethiopia, August 4, 2014.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Social Work in the USA:  The History and Current Health Care Crisis.  University of Gondar, Ethiopia, March 11, 2014.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Human Trafficking In Ghana: Up Close and Real. Key Note Speaker, Oyoko Methodist Senior High School, Oyoko-Koforidua, Ghana, July 15, 2011

Domestic

Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Human Trafficking in America. Savannah Stop Traffick Conference. Savannah, Georgia. December 20, 2017.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. How to Assess Trafficking in Clients. Savannah State University. Department of Social Work. Savannah, Georgia. December 19, 2017.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Human Trafficking in Central Ohio and Beyond.  Grange Insurance. Columbus, Ohio. October 23, 2017.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Human Trafficking on a Global Stage:  Its Connection to Central Ohio—A Strike Against Human Rights; 7thAvenue Baptist Church.  Columbus, Ohio, November 14, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking: America’s Shame. Reynoldsburg Human Trafficking Coalition.  First Church of God, Columbus, Ohio, July 25, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A., et al.. Panel Discussion. A Personal and Professional Development Retreat for Women of Color.  Connections, Community and Career, Columbus, Ohio, May 11, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A., et al. Anti-trafficking challenges in the USA. Panel Discussion. The Society for the Scientific Detection of Crime. Franklin University. Columbus, Ohio, May 1, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A., Human Trafficking and How It’s Problematic Globally.Great Decisions. Friendship Village of Columbus, Columbus, Ohio, April 28, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. The DisEMPOWERment of Women:   A Social Justice Issue That Deserves Traction.2015 Women’s Connection Leadership Summit, Columbus State Community College, Columbus, Ohio. March 28, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Hidden Prey in the USA:  STOP DMST. Reynoldsburg High School, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, January 27, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. The Economics of Human Trafficking in Ohio.  A Call for Social Justice. Reynoldsburg Human Trafficking Coalition, January 17, 2015.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Do the Right Thing:  Social Work Values and Ethics.  CEU Training for National Youth Advocate Program (NYAP), Columbus, Ohio, December 10, 2014.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Conflict Resolution:  Working Through Challenging Behaviors.  Mid-Ohio Food Back, All Agency Exchange, Columbus, Ohio, May 7, 2014.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Organ Trafficking:  Sale on all Body Parts. 2012 Kidney and Transplant Symposium, Columbus, Ohio, May 2, 2012.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Cultural Competence:  Knowing What You Know and Being Responsible for Learning all the Rest:  Promoting School Readiness Through Cultural Competence. Ohio Head Start Association Social Work Conference, Columbus, Ohio, March 14, 2012.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Eyes on the Prize:  A Time and a Place for Disciplined, Oppositional, and Defiant Behaviors, St. Phillip Lutheran Church, Columbus, Ohio 43210, February 12, 2012.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Human Trafficking:  A Modern Day Slavery. Women’s Day Key Note Speaker, Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio, March 22, 2011.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. The Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) 2000: Opportunities for Improved Protection of Child Victims of Trafficking in the USA and Ghana Through Research.Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio, March 22, 2011.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. I am a Survivor: A Story ofHuman Trafficking.Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio, March 21, 2011.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. I Want My 20 Cents:  Women’s Fight for Parity in the United States and How it Relates to Human Trafficking Abroad in Ghana, West Africa. Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio, March 22, 2011.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A.  Human Trafficking:  A Glimpse at Modern Day Slavery, Overbrook Presbyterian Church, Columbus, Ohio, February 20, 2011.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Standards of Righteousness:  Doing What God Wants Us To Do, St. Phillip Lutheran Church, Columbus, Ohio 43210, February 13, 2011.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. The APA made E-Z:  An Introduction to APA for Social Work Students, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, October 14, 2010.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Making APA E-Z:  An Introduction to APA for Social Work Students, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, April 7, 2010.
Meshelemiah, J.C.A. Human Trafficking in Ohio. National Association of Social Workers Advocacy Day Conference, Keynote Speaker, Columbus, Ohio, March 16, 2010.