IIHR signs agreement with Ombudsman of Colombia

Fecha: (3/25/2021 4:13:33 PM)


San José, Costa Rica. On September 17, 2020, José Thompson and Carlos Camargo Assis, IIHR Executive Director and Ombudsman of Colombia, respectively, as representatives of their organizations, signed an agreement of interinstitutional cooperation “to establish guidelines that would allow institutional cooperation between the IIHR and the Office of the Ombudsman that would promote dialogue, support, action and implementation of projects for the promotion, exercise and dissemination of human rights.”

In  view of the deep similarity in the goals and missions of the two bodies, this agreement will encourage joint activities, such as the design and execution of projects, publications and the exchange of bibliographic and didactic materials, in addition to the exchange of experiences in human rights research and education.