Human Rights

November, 2018

Vance Center Participates in Business and Human Rights Forum

(United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights in Geneva | Photo Credit: Sam Bookman) The Vance Center joined over 2000 delegates from across the world at the United Nations Forum on Business... Read More

October, 2018

Vance Center Hosts Discussion on Human Rights Impact of Olympics

Marie-Claude Jean-Baptiste (Right), Kazuko Ito (Middle Right), David Segall (Middle Left), Ken Rivlin (Left) With the 2020 Olympics coming soon to Tokyo, the Vance Center convened a panel discuss... Read More

October, 2018

Vance Center Supports Media Sensitization on LGBTI Rights in El Salvador

Ernesto Londoño leading the workshop The Vance Center sponsored a workshop in El Salvador with long-time client ALDES, an LGBT rights NGO in El Salvador. Thirty Salvadoran journalists attended t... Read More

September, 2018

Vance Center and Client Release Joint Report on the Detention of Sex Workers in Asia

The Vance Center and longtime client Asia Catalyst released a joint report, Legal Review on Detention Centers for Sex Workers in Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. The report, based on a y... Read More

September, 2018

Vance Center Organizes International Conference on Women’s Incarceration

Dr. Kathy Boudin, Conference Keynote Speaker & Center for Justice at Columbia University (USA) (Right), Caroline Bispo, Associação Elas Existem (Brazil) (Middle), Deanne Benos, The Women... Read More

Photo Credit: The Clyde Fitch Report
May, 2018

The Vance Center Supports Women’s Rights in the Global South in the #MeToo Era

With the recent #MeToo and #TimesUp movements, courageous women all over the world are speaking out about their experiences with sexual assault and harassment and spearheading initiatives to brin... Read More

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