Event Calendar

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

It's the Right Thing to Do: Consular Notification & Access

Start Date: 12/6/2022 2:00 PM EST
End Date: 12/6/2022 3:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Zoom


Organization Name: American Jail Association

Contact:
Lori Bachtell
Email: lorib@aja.org
Phone: (301) 790-3930

****Complimentary Webinar****

Webinar Date:   
December 6, 2022
Webinar Time:   2:00 - 3:00 PM
Location:           Zoom
            ** Once you register you will receive an email with your Zoom Link for the Webinar. 

Speaker:

Wally Doerge has been with the U.S. Department of State since January 1987.  She began her career in Passport Services and joined the Office of Public and Congressional Affairs in August 1990.  Wally has managed the Consular Notification and Access Program since 2010.  She is currently the State Department subject matter expert on consular notification and access.
 
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Wallis Ann (Wally) Doerge

Consular Notification & Access Program

U.S. Department of State
Bureau of Consular Affairs
Office of Public & Congressional Affairs
 
 
Title:

It's the Right Thing to Do: Consular Notification & Access

Summary:

This webinar is designed for jail staff and administrators concerning aspects of consular notification and access that apply specifically to detention facilities.  These include consular access by foreign government officials to their citizens, and consular notification for foreign national inmates who become seriously ill, die in detention and/or are transferred from one detention facility to another.  It’ll also be an opportunity for jail personnel to ask questions and receive guidance.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Understand the treaty requirements for consular notification and access
  • Learn the process for consular notification and access
  • Understand the potential ramifications of not carrying out these obligations
  • Learn the resources available to you in order to successfully provide consular notification and access