New educational projects with SEDENA

Fecha: (5/29/2018 9:49:47 AM)


Mexico City. Jorge Padilla, Coordinator of the IIHR Center of Resources and Studies for Education in Human Rights (IIDH/CREEDH), visited Mexico City April 18-20, 2018 to attend a working meeting with the Director General of Human Rights of the Secretariat of National Defense Nacional (SEDENA), José Carlos Beltrán Benítez. The purpose of the meeting was to define the educational projects for 2018 and 2019 in areas such as the relationship between military and ordinary jurisdications, control of conventionality and international human rights norms that will be implemented with the IIHR under an agreement signed in January 2017.

In addition, on April 27, a SEDENA delegation, comprised of Mr. Beltrán Benítez and Major Rogelio Gutiérrez, met at the IIHR with the Executive Director, José Thompson, and Mr. Padilla at the Institute to converse on matters of common interest.