News & Announcements

Center Helps Launch Global #SwaziJustice Campaign with Star-Studded Video

Center Co-Director Juan Mendez Receives Prestigious Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Award

Anti-Torture Initiative Holds Seminar in Montevideo on Next Steps Towards a Human Rights Penitentiary System in Uruguay

Center Hosts 15th Annual Human Rights Film Series



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Freedom of the Press in the Kingdom of Morocco:
The Government’s Use of Anti-Terror Laws to Mute the Press

By: James Toliver


The African Union Works Towards Eliminating Sexual Violence in Africa

By: Brittany West




Iran’s 2013 Presidential Election: The Measure of Free and Fair

Photo Credit: Sonia Sevilla
By: Whitney Mulhauser