Changes to Argentina’s Immigration Laws

Commissioners: Francisco Eguiguren, James L. Cavallaro, Paulo Abrao, E. Abi-Mershed Petitioners: Immigrants’ rights organizations and anti-racism organizations in Argentina State: Argentina In response to rising drug-related crime, Argentina’s President Mauricio Macri and his center-right government issued a new order in…

Human Rights Situation of the Rapa Nui People in Chile

Commissioners: Francisco José Eguiguren Praeli, Margarette May Macaulay, Paulo Vannuchi Petitioners: Civil Society Organizations from Chile, Representatives of Rapa Nui people State: Chile The Rapa Nui are an indigenous group inhabiting Easter Island in the southern Pacific Ocean near Polynesia…

The Situation of Extra-Urban Transport Workers in Guatemala

Commissioners: James L. Cavallaro, Margarette May Macaulay Petitioners: Gretexpa / Cámara Interamericana de Transporte State: State of Guatemala On March 20, 2017, the Interamerican Transportation Chamber, an organization of sixteen countries in predominantly South America that monitors transportation issues, and…