Situation of Human Rights of Women in Colombia

Commissioners:  Felipe González, José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, Tracy Robinson, Rose-Marie Belle Antoine, and Elizabeth Abi-Mershed (Assistant Executive Secretary) Petitioners:  Corporación Sisma Mujer State:  Colombia “In Colombia, there are eight victims of domestic violence every hour, one victim of sexual…

Human Rights and Solitary Confinement in the Americas

Commissioners: Dinah Shelton, Rosa María Ortiz, Rose-Marie Belle Antoine, Rodrigo Escobar Gil, Elizabeth Abi-Mershed (Assistant Executive Secretary) Petitioner:  American Civil Liberties Union The use of solitary confinement is a hidden but growing practice, causing widespread human rights violates, explained Amy Fettig,…

Situation of Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Colombia

Commissioners: Felipe González, José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, Dinah Shelton, Emilio Álvarez Icaza (Executive Secretary) Petitioners: Organización Nacional Indígena de Colombia (ONIC) State: Colombia Representing multiple indigenous groups, petitioner María Patricia Toban Yagan of the Organización Nacional Indígena de Colombia…

Situation of Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Colombia

Commissioners: Felipe Gonzáles, José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, Dinah Shelton, Emilio Álvarez Icaza (Executive Secretary) Petitioners: Organización Nacional Indígena de Colombia (ONIC) State: Colombia Representing multiple indigenous groups, petitioner Maria Patricia Toban Yagan of the Organización Nacional Indígena de Colombia…

Human Rights and Social Protest in Peru

Versión en español disponible aquí. Commissioners: Rose-Marie Belle Antoine, José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, Dinah Shelton Petitioners: Grupo de Formación e Intervención para el Desarrollo Sostenible (GRUFIDES), Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos (CNDDHH), Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL), Fundación Ecuménica…