Organization of American States

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 05:36
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) today publishes the Report "Situation of Human Rights in Honduras", which addresses the situation of human rights violations which result of high rates of violence, citizen insecurity and impunity.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 07:50
On the World Press Freedom Day, to be held this May 3, the Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) calls on states to refrain from using the criminal law to silence criticism.
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 05:27
Right to personal liberty in reference to the persons deprived of liberty in Guantanamo; the situation of freedom of expression in Ecuador, the right to nationality and non-discrimination in Dominican Republic, and the independence of the judiciary.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 00:00
"The prison system in Honduras is dehumanized, miserly, and corrupt. Living conditions in the prisons are completely contrary to human dignity," said Rapporteur Escobar Gil.
Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 00:00
The United States cannot join consensus on this resolution.
Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 00:00
"Cyber threats and vulnerabilities currently affect people from all walks of life in the Americas and beyond. If you follow news events, you know that there has been an increase in cyber security incidents in most OAS Member States".
Monday, May 20, 2013 - 00:00
In his speech, the Secretary General Insulza said, in the Report "we have tried not to silence or hide anything."
Friday, May 17, 2013 - 00:00
The second chapter, called the "Report on Scenarios," presents four possible scenarios that could develop in the Americas from the present to 2025, depending on the future choices made by the governments of the hemisphere.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 00:00
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 00:00
Faced with the results released by the National Electoral Council (CNE) at the end of the day Sunday, and then the announcement by the representatives of the government and the opposition on the need to conduct an audit and a full recount of the vote, Sec