The Zika virus and human rights: protection and guarantee of the rights of women and persons with disabilities in Latin America and the Caribbean

Mariela Galeazzi (translated from Spanish by Isaac Morales) November 3, 2017   In the photo, the Commissioners Margarette May Macaulay and Esmeralda Arosemena de Troitiño and Commissioner Luis Ernesto Vargas Silva, via Flickr, user: OAS / Inter-American Commission of Human…

IACHR: Financial Crisis Averted, for Now

Earlier in the year, the Human Rights Brief reported on the financial crisis that the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) was experiencing. The financial crisis forced the Commission to cancel the hearings it holds each fall in its headquarters…