Alejandro Valencia Villa

Alejandro Valencia Villa is a Colombian lawyer, defender of Human Rights and currently an independent consultant on human rights, humanitarian law and transnational justice, professor of various master's programs and specializations in Human Rights in Colombian Universities. He was a member of the Interdisciplinary Group of Independent Experts of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for the case of Ayotzinapa, México. He has been called before the Inter-American Court on Human Rights as an expert witness, consultant of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights for diverse projects and activities in Latin America and he has worked with the Commissions of Truth of Ecuador, Paraguay, Perú and Guatemala. He has published various books on human rights, humanitarian law and transitional justice, as an author, editor or compiler and has also published a number of articles about these subjects.

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