October, 2018

Vance Staff Speak on Refugees, Human Rights Defenders and Investigative Journalism

Susan Kath (Right), Tracy Mann (Middle), Luciana Tellez Chavez (Left) Vance Center Director of Pro Bono Partnerships Jorge Escobedo spoke on a panel at the New York City Bar Association on “Str... Read More

October, 2018

Vance Center Hosts Philippines Commission on Human Rights for Dialogue on Climate Change and Human Rights

The Commissioners during the National Inquiry on Climate Change The Philippines Commission on Human Rights (CHR) met for two days at the New York City Bar Association, hosted by the Vance Center,... Read More

September, 2018

Vance Center Pursues Keep Families Together Initiative in Central America

Director of Pro Bono Partnerships Jorge Escobedo traveled to Honduras and Guatemala to promote the “Keep Families Together” initiative, the Vance Center’s response to the immigrant child se... Read More

July, 2018

Vance Center’s Work with Global Witness Featured in Colombian Press

Vance Center Environment Program client Global Witness this month released its sixth annual report, documenting among other matters the increasingly brutal attacks on Latin American land and envi... Read More

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July, 2018

Vance Center Participates in Environmental Law Colloquium in Glasgow

Environment Program Senior Attorney Maria Antonia Tigre recently spoke at the 2018 IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Annual Colloquium: “The Transformation of Environmental Law and Governance: ... Read More

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May, 2018

Vance Center Environment Program Assists Indigenous Community in Ecuador

The Environment Program is assisting a Huaorani indigenous community in Ecuador to help understand how Ecuador’s laws governing endangered species interact with the Ecuadorian Criminal Code and... Read More

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