Leaders from the Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law and OAS.

OAS and Academy on Human Rights Leaders Collaborate on Promotion of Human Rights Education in the Americas

November 21, 2017

On November 17, 2017, leaders from American University Washington College of Law's Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, including Dean Emeritus Claudio Grossman and Academy Co-directors Claudia Martin and Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, were invited by the General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (OAS) Luis Almagro to meet regarding cooperation in the promotion of human rights and the training of public officials through legal education. The meeting promoted collaboration between the OAS and AUWCL that will benefit OAS officials. 

Pictured from left to right: Andrés González Díaz, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Colombia to the OAS; Milagros Freyre, Senior Specialist, OAS Department for Effective Public Management; Claudia Martin, Co-director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, AUWCL; Luis Almagro, OAS General Secretariat; Claudio Grossman, Professor, Dean Emeritus; and Academy Co-chair, AUWCL, and Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-director, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, AUWCL. 

Read the full release from OAS.