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Honor Jury for the Human Rights Essay Award
 

2015

Claudia Martin, Co-Director and Professorial Lecturer-in-Residence, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Robert Goldman, Professor of Law, Louis C. James Scholar, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Pablo DeGreiff, Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence, United Nations (ENG)
Frans Viljoen, Director, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria (ENG)
Naomi Roht-Arriaza, Professor, Hastings College of the Law, University of California (ENG)
Makau Mutua, Dean, SUNY Buffalo Law School, University at Buffalo (ENG)
Ruti Teitel, Co-Director, Institute for Global Law, Justice & Policy, New York Law School (ENG)
Fausto Pocar, Judge, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ENG)
Yves Haeck, Professor of Human Rights and Constitutional Law, Ghent University (ENG)
Michael Hamilton, Visiting Professor, Central European University (ENG)
Antoine Buyse, Associate Professor and Director, Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM), Utrecht University (ENG)
James Cavallaro, Commissioner, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States (OAS) (ENG) (Invited)
Claudio Grossman, Chair, Committee Against Torture, United Nations and Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director and Professorial Lecturer-in-Residence, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Juan Mendez, Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, United Nations, and Visiting Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Carolina Varsky, Coordinator, Specialized Unit on Crimes against Humanity, Public Prosecutor's Office of Argentina (SPA)
Ernesto De la Jara, Director and Founder, Institute for Legal Defense (SPA)
Viviana Krsticevic, Executive Director, Center for Justice and International Law (SPA)
Juana Kweitel, Program Coordinator, Conectas Human Rights (SPA)
Jose Antonio Guevara, Executive Director, Mexican Commission for the Defense and Promotion of Human Rights (SPA)
Felipe Michelini, Legislator, Chamber of Representatives, Uruguayan Congress, and Professor, Universidad de la Republica de Uruguay (SPA)
Iris Yassmin Barrios Aguilar, Judge of Guatemala and 2014 recipient of the State Department’s International Woman of Courage award (SPA)
Federico Andreu-Guzmán, Representative for South America, International Commission of Jurists (SPA)


2014

Robert Dinerstein, Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Eric Rosenthal, Founder & Executive Director, Disability Rights International (ENG)
Theresia Degener, Vice Chairperson, Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, United Nations (ENG)
Ronald McCallum, Vice Chairperson, Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, United Nations (ENG)
Michael Stein, Professor of Law, William and Mary Law School (ENG)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director, The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Hadar Harris, Executive Director, Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Claudio Grossman, Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Jorge Araya, Secretary, Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations (SPA)
María Soledad Cisternas Reyes, President, Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, United Nations (SPA)
Alison Hillman, Senior Program Officer, Human Rights Initiative Open Society Institute (SPA)
Facundo Chávez Penillas, Advisor on Human Rights and Disability, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations (SPA)
Gloria Cano, Director, Asociación pro Derechos Humanos (APRODEH) (SPA)
Claudia Martin, Co-Director, The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Ariela Peralta Distefano, Executive Council Member, Institución Nacional de Derechos Humanos y Defensoría del Pueblo (SPA)


2013

Evelyne Paradis, Executive Director, International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, (ILGA) (ENG)
Alli Jernow, Senior Legal Advisor, International Commission of Jurists (ENG)
Brian Moulton, Legal Director, Human Rights Campaign (ENG)
Susana Sacouto, Director, War Crimes Research Office, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Graeme Reid, Director, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights Program, Human Rights Watch (ENG)
Frans Viljoen, Director, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria (ENG)
Harry Roque, Professor and Director, Institute of International Legal Studies Centre, University of the Philippines (ENG)
Jessica Stern, Executive Director, International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (ENG)
Claudia Martin, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Washington College of Law (ENG)
Claudio Grossman,
Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Macarena Saez, Fellow, International Legal Studies Program, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Victor Madrigal, Senior Specialist, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (SPA)
Fabian Salvioli, Director, Human Rights Institute, La Plata National University (SPA)
Juan Marco Vaggione, Professor, National University of Córdoba (SPA)
Humberto Sierra, Judge, Inter-American Court of Human Rights (SPA)
Anthony Varona, Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Washington College of Law (SPA)


2012

Victor Abramovich, Executive Secretary, Human Rights Institute at Mercosur (SPA)
Gudmundur Alfredsson, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Strasbourg (ENG)
Dupe Atoki, Chair, African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights (ENG)
Cecilia Bailliet, Director, Master's Program in Public International Law, University of Oslo (SPA)
Eva Biaudet, Ombudsman for Ethnic Minorities in Finland (ENG)
Leonardo Crippa, Senior Lawyer, Indian Law Resource Center, Washington DC (SPA)
Rodrigo Escobar Gil, Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons Deprived of Liberty, Organization of American States (SPA)
Beatriz Fernández, Policy Specialist, Human Rights, UNDP (SPA)
Claudio Grossman, Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Lucie Lamarche, Research Director, G. F. Henderson Chair, University of Ottawa Human Rights Centre(ENG)
Margarette Macaulay, Judge, Inter-American Court on Human Rights (ENG)
Claudia Martin, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Washington College of Law (SPA)
David Padilla, Former Deputy Executive Secretary, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (ENG)
Patricio Pazmiño, President, Constitutional Court of Ecuador (SPA)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Washington College of Law (ENG)
Ezra Rosser, Professor, American University Washington College of Law (ENG)
Pablo Saavedra, Secretary, Inter-American Court on Human Rights (SPA)
Dinah Shelton, President, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (ENG)


2011

Jo Becker, Advocacy Director, Children's Rights Division of Human Rights Watch (ENG)
Mary Beloff, Member, Advisory Panel of the UN Study on Violence against Children (SPA)
Deborah Benchoam, Rapporteur, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (SPA)
Claudio Grossman, Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Sheila B. Keetharuth, Executive Director, Institute for Human Rights and Development (ENG)
Luz Angela Melo, Human Rights Technical Advisor, UN Population Fund (SPA)
Peter Newell, Coordinator, Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children (ENG)
Rosa Maria Ortiz, Member, UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (SPA)
Marta Santos Pais,
UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Violence against Children (ENG)
Daniela Salazar
, Professor, San Francisco de Quito University Law School (SPA)
Angels Simon, Regional Program Manager, Save the Children (SPA)
Julia Sloth-Nielson, Professor, Department of Public Law and Jurisprudence at the University of the Western Cape (ENG)
Philippe Texier, Former Chairperson, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (SPA)
Veronica Yates, Coordinator, Child Rights Information Network-CRIN (ENG)


2010

Catalina Botero, Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States (SPA)
Agnes Callamard, Executive Director, Article 19 (ENG)
Claudio Grossman, Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
José Antonio Guevara, Department Head, Unit for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights of Mexico's Secretary of Government (SPA)
Miklos Haraszti, Representative on Freedom of the Media, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (ENG)
Claudia Martin, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (SPA)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (ENG)
Roberto Saba, Dean, University of Palermo School of Law (SPA)
Katya Salazar, Executive Director, Due Process of Law Foundation (SPA)
Faith Pansy Tlakula, Member, African Commission on Human & Peoples Rights (ENG)
Ineta Ziamele, Judge, European Court on Human Rights (ENG)

2009

Catalina Botero, Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States (SPA)
Andrew Clapham, Director, Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, Switzerland (ENG)
Felipe González, Member, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States (SPA)
Claudio Grossman, Dean, American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Hina Jilani, Vice Chairperson, Human Rights Commission, Pakistan (ENG)
Frank La Rue, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, United Nations (SPA)
Claudia Martin, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (ENG)
Cecilia Medina, President, Inter-American Court of Human Rights, Organization of American States (SPA)
Manfred Nowak, Special Rapporteur on Torture, United Nations (ENG)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (SPA)
Hélène Ruiz Fabri, President, European Society of International Law (ENG)
Frans Viljoen, Director, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa (ENG)

2008

Adriana Fabra, European Marine Coordinator , International Institute for Environment and Development, Spain (SPA)
Claudio Grossman, Dean American University Washington College of Law (SPA)
Ellen Hey, Director Master in Sustainable Development Law and Policy, School of Law, Erasmus Universiteit, Netherlands (ENG)
David Hunter, Professor of Laws, Washington College of Law (ENG)
Peter Lallas, Executive Secretary, Inspection Panel, World Bank (ENG)
Claudia Martin, Co-Director Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (ENG)
Florentin Meléndez, Member, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States (SPA)
Romina Picolotti, Secretary, Environment and Sustainable Law Secretary, Argentina (SPA)
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (SPA)
Patrick van Weerelt, Human Rights Adviser at United Nations Development Program (ENG)