Martha Mendoza: Seafood from Slaves

Join CIR for a special presentation from decorated investigative journalist, Martha Mendoza. She’ll take the CIR stage to tell us all about her groundbreaking work investigating slavery in the Thai seafood sector — seafood that often ends up on our shelves or in our petfood. Over the course of 18 months, Martha and a team of Associated Press journalists located men held in cages, tracked ships and stalked refrigerated trucks to expose the abusive practices of the fishing industry in Southeast Asia. Continue Reading

Community Education Program

To be of service and relevance to the Santa Fe community, CIR regularly hosts panel discussions, presentations, dialogues, and luncheons on pressing issues. We also regularly have dinner-and-a-movie events, photo presentations, and film screenings to help us better understand the beauty and mystery of the world – and of far-off cultures. Our speaker program is… Continue Reading

Our Annual Gala

THE DEADLINE TO PURCHASE TICKETS HAS PASSED. IF YOU ARE STILL INTERESTED IN ATTENDING THE CIR 2018 GALA, PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE AT: (505) 982-4931. Every year, we bring a major keynote speaker to the CIR Gala stage to share insights on the world as we all dress in our finery to network, eat, and… Continue Reading