Lawyers Council

July, 2021

The Lawyers Council Hosts Webinar on Anti-corruption Efforts in Latin America

The Lawyers Council for Civil and Economic Rights hosted a regional webinar to consider the main findings of the recently-published Anti-corruption Assessment in Latin America 2020, delineating l... Read More

May, 2021

Lawyers Council’s Latin America Anticorruption Assessment Receives Widespread Coverage

Media throughout the Americas took note of the Latin America Anticorruption Assessment produced by the Vance Center’s Lawyers Council for Civil and Economic Rights. It delineates legal efforts ... Read More

March, 2021

Vance Center Guatemala Webinar Receives Widespread Coverage

Guatemalan media reported extensively on the Lawyers Council for Civil and Economic Rights webinar “The Future of the Rule of Law in Guatemala: Perspectives of the National and International Pr... Read More

February, 2021

Vance Center Implements Support for the Guatemalan Association of Judges for Integrity

The Vance Center organized a series of virtual engagements with the Guatemalan Association of Judges for Integrity, seeking to strengthen the Association’s institutional capacity and judicial i... Read More

January, 2021

The Vance Center Supports Press Freedom in Nicaragua

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights granted precautionary measures in favor of the owner of Canal 12, Nicaragua’s only nationwide television broadcaster, in a case brought by Professo... Read More

November, 2020

Vance Center Authors Report on Justice in the Americas Amidst COVID-19

The Vance Center, together with the International Legal Assistance Consortium, published the report “Justice in the times of COVID-19, Challenges to the Judiciary in Latin America & the Caribbe... Read More