Strengthening the Inter-American

Position Paper No. 6 - Proposals to Improve the Inter-American System of Human Rights: CEJIL's response to the proposal of the OAS Permanent Council

Through this document, presented before the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States, CEJIL makes public its observations and proposals, produced within the framework of the process of reflection on the Inter-American System of Human Rights, with the sole objective of genuinely strengthening the system and thereby contributing to the effective protection and promotion of human rights in the Americas.


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Year: 2012
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Position Paper No. 7 - Proposals to Improve the Inter-American System of Human Rights: Comparative Analysis of the Practice of Precautionary Measures

This document, presented during the Special Meeting of the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States, contains an exhaustive analysis of the practices of issuing precautionary measures of different human rights bodies. This report was produced through a colaboration between CEJIL and the International Human Rights Clinic at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law.


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OAS General Assembly

Tue, 06/04/2013 (All day) - Thu, 06/06/2013 (All day)
Antigua
Guatemala

Ordinary Session- Permanent Council OAS

Wed, 01/16/2013 - 10:00
Libertador Simón Bolívar Room. OEA headquarters.
Washington

International Human Rights Day 2012

On December 10 we celebrate Human Rights Day.

Check out this video on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights or read the complete Declaration here.

Read this op-ed by President Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) calling on the Western Hemisphere to take a lead in human rights.

Read these words by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navi Pillay

 

Tue, 12/11/2012

 

On December 10 we celebrate Human Rights Day.

Check out this video on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights or read the complete Declaration here.

Read this op-ed by President Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) calling on the Western Hemisphere to take a lead in human rights.

Read these words by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navi Pillay

IACHR visit to Colombia

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) will carry out an in loco visit to Colombia from December 3 - 7 2012, following an invitation by the Colombian government.

This will be the first IACHR in loco visit to Colombia since 2004.


IACHR press release here.

 

Fri, 11/30/2012

 

 

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) will carry out an in loco visit to Colombia between the December 3 and 7, 2012, following an invitation by the Colombian government.

 

This will be the first IACHR in loco visit to Colombia since 2004.


IACHR press release here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Private Session of the OAS Permanent Council on Strengthening the IAS

The OAS Permanent Council will carry out meetings as part of the second stage of the work plan, with the objective of presenting, discussing and examining the proposals received for the application of the recommendations contained in the “Report of the Working Group on Strengthening the IAS”. This session is private but is the last meeting of the second stage of the work plan.

Mon, 12/10/2012 (All day)
Hall Libertador Simón Bolívar in the OAS Main Building, 17th Street and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
Washington DC

Public Session of the OAS Permanent Council on Strengthening the IAS

The OAS Permanent Council will carry out two meetings as part of the second stage of the work plan, with the objective of presenting, discussing and examining the proposals received for the application of the recommendations contained in the “Report of the Working Group on Strengthening the IAS”. More info here.

Mon, 11/26/2012 - 10:00 - 13:00
Hall Libertador Simón Bolívar in the OAS Main Building, 17th Street and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
Washington DC

Public Session of the OAS Permanent Council on Strengthening the IAS

The OAS Permanent Council will carry out two meetings as part of the second stage of the work plan, with the objective of presenting, discussing and examining the proposals received for the application of the recommendations contained in the “Report of the Working Group on Strengthening the IAS”. More info here.

Wed, 12/05/2012 (All day)
Hall Libertador Simón Bolívar in the OAS Main Building, 17th Street and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
Washington DC

OAS Permanent Council Sessions with civil society and users of the IAS (Second Session)

The OAS Permanent Council invites civil society and users of the Inter-American System of Human Rights to two Special Sessions, with the objective of debating the received proposals for the application of the recommendations of the Report of the Special Working Group. More info here.

Fri, 12/07/2012 - 14:30 - 17:30
Hall of the Americas in the OAS Main Building, 17th Street and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
Washington DC
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