Events & Trainings

CGRS regularly holds and participates in events and trainings in California and around the country and internationally to increase awareness, knowledge, and expertise on refugee law and policy and human rights. Our events and trainings are generally open to the public, including attorneys, government officials, human rights advocates, social service providers, law and undergraduate students, media and others. If your organization is interested in co-sponsoring an event or training, please contact us at

For information on upcoming trainings and recordings of past trainnigs, please visit our Training page. Check back for future events.


Victim Advocate Training

Presented by the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force, in collaboration with CGRS, Newcomers Health Program, and Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach

This is a FREE one-day awareness course that will give Victim Advocates in-depth information on how to effectively recognize the signs of human trafficking and enslavement, better assess the specific needs of victims, and identify resources that may be available to first responders, professionals, and victims concerning human trafficking.

Please register at one of the following links:
For May 22nd Only
For May 23rd Only

Impact Litigation to Protect Refugees and Immigrants

A discussion on the compendium of impact litigation in the SF area to protect immigrants against oppression and discrimination. Register online.

MCLE: 1.5 hours
Date: June 13, 2017
Time: 5:30-7:15 pm

BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111

Help Support CGRS!

CGRS relies on individual donations to provide informative events and trainings free of charge. Please consider donating to support our work. Donate here.