Archive for 2023

November, 2023

Vance Center Secures New Funding for Regional and Global Work

The National Endowment for Democracy has renewed its support for the Vance Center’s ongoing work on judicial independence in Central America and the Caribbean for two more years. NED’s commit... Read More

November, 2023

Reporters Shield Joins UNESCO Panel on SLAPPs

On November 3, Green participated in a panel entitled “Strategic lawsuits against public participation: a mechanism for silencing the press under the guise of legality.” The multi-lingual pan... Read More

November, 2023

Vance Center Organizes Dialogue on Rights of LGBTQ+ Persons in Venezuela

On November 22, the Vance Center organized and led a meeting between Venezuelan human rights organizations and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) Commissioner and Rapporteur on... Read More

November, 2023

Africa Program Participates in University of Dayton Human Rights Center Conference Marking 75th Anniversary of the UDHR

Africa Program Director Adaobi Egboka moderated a panel during the 2023 Joint Convening of the Social Practice of Human Rights Conference and the 6th International Conference on the Right to Deve... Read More

November, 2023

Vance Center Leads International Delegation to Guatemala

The Vance Center delegation met with President-elect Bernardo Arévalo on Nov. 6, 2023, in Guatemala City. Photo: Vance Center Building on the Vance Center’s years of work in Guatemala, the del... Read More

October, 2023

Vance Center Joins Pro Bono Celebrations in Argentina and Mexico 

Participants in Pro Bono Week in Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 3-5, 2023. Photo: Vance Center From October 3-5, the Pro Bono Commission organized nine panels on key issues for pro bono practic... Read More