Repression and Human Rights Violations in Nicaragua

Commissioners: Antonia Urrejola, Rapporteur for Nicaragua; Flávia Piovesan, Rapporteur for the Rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, and Intersex Persons (LGBTI) and in charge of the Unit on the Rights of Older Persons; Soledad García Muñoz, Special Rapporteur on Economic, Social,…

Precautionary Measure 309/18 – Efraín Segarra, Abril Paúl Rivas Bravo, Javier Ortega Reyes (Ecuador & Colombia) / Special Follow-Up Mechanism (ESE)

Medida Cautelar 309/18 – Efraín Segarra, Abril Paúl Rivas Bravo, Javier Ortega Reyes (Ecuador & Colombia)/ Mecanismo Especial de Seguimiento (ESE) Commissioners: Esmeralda Arosemena de Troitiño; Flávia Piovesan; Edison Lanza, Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression; Francisco Eguiguren Petitioners: Fundamedios,…

U.S. Female Genital Mutilation Laws

On November 1, 2018, the Women & the Law Program hosted a discussion about the rising number of female genital mutilation (FGM) cases in the U.S. Adriana Buenaventura, Fellow at the Critical Thinking United Program of the AHA Foundation and…