Opening of XIV Course for State Officials on Use of Inter-American System of Human Rights

Fecha: (7/19/2021 11:06:24 AM)


San José, Costa Rica. The inauguration of the XIV Specialized Course for State Officials on the Use of the Inter-American System for the Protection of Human Rights took place on July 1, 2021 with the participation of officials from throughout the hemisphere. 


Claudio Grossman, President of the IIHR, opened the event and also gave the inaugural lecture..


Rut Krüger Giverin, Ambassador of Norway to Mexico and Central America, and José Thompson, IIHR Executive Director, welcomed the participants.

The Course will be held virtually from July 5 to August 9 and is an academic training activity organized by the Institute in collaboration with the Inter-American Court and Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Its object is to strengthen the capabilities of public officials of the region to incorporate international norms of human rights into public affairs.