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“The Future of the Inter-American Human Rights System” - Spring 2014

Conference/Event Grant
Grant Year
2013-2014

This conference of experts will analyze structural challenges facing the InterAmerican Human Rights System, a proven force for advancing respect for human rights in the region for over fifty years.

The Inter-American System today faces acute challenges on multiple fronts, threatening to undermine its work and impact. The breadth of challenges facing the system call for reflection on which major and minor changes would improve its legitimacy, ensuring its effective promotion of human rights into the future.

The conference responds to this call for deep reflection. Participants include the most respected and experienced human rights lawyers, scholars, diplomats, judges and former judges. The conference is designed to generate an honest assessment of the critical, deep-seated problems facing the Inter-American system and of paths forward to realize its great promise.

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Upcoming Events

Friday

February 23 to February 24
2018 Human Development Conference
Conferences/Workshops, Undergraduate Programs
Abigail Midlige, Tommy Emmet
February 23
The Curious Case of Political Liberalization: A Step to Democratization or an Authoritarian Survival Strategy?
Working Groups, Comparative Politics Workshop
M. Tahir Kilavuz

Monday

February 26
Diálogo: Journalism, Violence, and Freedom of Speech in Mexico
Working Groups, Latin American History Working Group, Mexico Working Group
Katherine Corcoran, Gema Santamaría
February 26
Deadline: Experiencing the World (ETW) Fellowships
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February 26
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