On-site week of diploma course on Inter-American System of Human Rights

Fecha: (1/6/2020 9:29:37 AM)


San José, Costa Rica. The on-site week of the diploma course on the Inter-American System of Human Rights (IASHR), a joint project of the Institute with the Universidad Libre of Colombia, took place September 23-27, 2019. Among the issues studied were the execution of the judgments of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, control of conventionality, the international responsibility of States, international law and the great conflicts, political participation and democracy, the IASHR and the role of national human rights institutions. In addition to the lectures, the participants visited the UN University of Peace, the Inter-American Court, the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences and the Foreign Ministry and the Office of the Ombudsman of Costa Rica.

The course, the virtual phase of which took place from July 4 to September 8, was part of the agreement of cooperation between both institutions and was for students and alumni of the Universidad Libre Law School.