Human Rights

November, 2021

Vance Center Focuses on SLAPPs

Vance Center Executive Director Alex Papachristou spoke on a panel “London Calling: Why is England the ‘ideal’ SLAPP jurisdiction?” at the Anti-SLAPP Conference “Countering Legal Threat... Read More

October, 2021

Vance Center leads Latin American and Caribbean Bar Association Discussion on Business and Human Rights

The Vance Center held a virtual session: “Bar Associations and the Business and Human Rights Agenda: A Regional Vision 10 years after the Guiding Principles” as part of the United Nations VI ... Read More

October, 2021

Vance Center to Host Upcoming BHR Webinar on SLAPPs

The Vance Center will host a webinar "SLAPPed but not silenced: Defending human rights in the face of legal risks” on November 10, 2021 at 12:30 – 1:30pm. Read More

September, 2021

Vance Center and ILAC Host Webinar on Rule of Law Assessment in Haiti

The Vance Center and the International Legal Assistance Consortium (ILAC) presented the findings of a study on the rule of law in Haiti at a webinar this month. Read More

July, 2021

Vance Center and ILAC Assess The Rule of Law in Haiti

The Vance Center and the International Legal Assistance Consortium (ILAC) conducted a preliminary assessment of challenges to the rule of law in Haiti, including identifying challenges and opport... Read More

June, 2021

Vance Center Co-Sponsors Business and Human Rights Events

Vance Center conducted a series of events with the New York City Bar Association’s Working Group on Business and Human Rights. Launched in 2019 at the initiative of the Vance Center, the Workin... Read More