Archive for 2018

December, 2018

Vance Center Expands Help to Separated Families

Since launching in July 2018, the Vance Center’s Keep Families Together initiative has connected the U.S. immigration lawyers of dozens of Latin American children separated from their families ... Read More

December, 2018

African Legal Fellows Program Update

The Vance Center’s African Legal Fellows participated in several events, to introduce themselves to the New York City legal profession. Read More

December, 2018

The Year of the Woman: Vance Center Joins Global Movement on Women’s Rights

Even before the recent mid-term elections, many media dubbed 2018 “the year of the woman”. Women’s rights and gender equality dominated the agenda in the public and private spheres as an un... Read More

December, 2018

Vance Center Supports Global Pact for the Environment

The Vance Center throughout 2018 has assisted the World Commission on Environmental Law (WCEL) of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature in its efforts to promote the Draft Global... Read More

November, 2018

Vance Center Welcomes Latin America Policy Manager

Jaime Chavez Alor has joined the Vance Center as Latin America Policy Manager, a new position to manage the Vance Center’s Lawyers Council on Civil and Economic Rights in the Americas and to de... Read More