Human Rights and
International Democratic Solidarity

PUBLICATIONS

Parliamentary Diplomacy and Foreign Policy in Human Rights

(Perfil) Legislators can submit draft declarations condemning humanrights violations in dictatorial countries and ask for declarations from theirrespective governments in intergovernmental organizations; denouncecorrupt electoral processes that are neither fair nor transparent inautocratic regimes; and recognize the work and initiatives of democraticactivists whose lives are at risk.

An Act of Remembrance and Solidarity

From this year forward, the Argentine capital will be a pioneer city in Latin America as it commemorates the victims of totalitarianism every 23rd of August. Someone who will always be in our thoughts on this day will be Cecilia de la Torre, who passed last December.

Bailando por un espejismo: Apuntes sobre política, economía y diplomacia en los gobiernos de Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (Dancing for a mirage: Notes on politics, economy and diplomacy in the governments of Cristina Fernández de Kirchner)

  • By Gabriel C. Salvia
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Two reform proposals for membership in the UN human rights council

  • By Gabriel C. Salvia y Matthias Peschke
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Cubans’ motorcycle diary woes

(Latin America Goes Global) Unlike their Latin American counterparts, Cubans face unique challenges traveling and emigrating within Latin America. And that doesn’t include the trouble leaving the island.

It’s time to set limits to Cuban Dictatorship

(Latin America Goes Global) The Cuban government is practicing abroad what it is strictly forbidden within its own borders, infringing the political reciprocity principle in bilateral relations.

Rational Migration Policy in a Xenophobic World

(Latin America Goes Global) If Argentina were to help foment a global trend in xenophobia it would be worrisome, and surprising. The country has one of the most open migration regimes in the world.

Reflections on the Global Think Tank Summit

(Perfil/Buenos Aires, Argentina) The message I heard in Montreal was dire, both for the liberal values Cadal embodies and for the ability of think tanks and other civil society organizations to have any sort of effect on the world. However, I thought of reasons for optimism about Cadal´s ability to do good work even in the current difficult context.

Is the U.S. opening to Cuba dead in the water?

 

Yemen ante su segundo Examen Periódico Universal en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU

  • By Justine Vieira
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El segundo examen periódico universal de la Federación Rusa en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU

  • By Luisa Habbel
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El segundo examen periódico universal de Azerbaiyán en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU

  • By Alexis Silvestre
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Somalia ante su segundo examen periódico universal en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU

  • By Matthias Peschke
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Gambia ante su segundo examen periódico universal en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU

  • By Matthias Peschke
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Parliamentary Diplomacy and Foreign Policy in Human Rights

(Perfil) Legislators can submit draft declarations condemning humanrights violations in dictatorial countries and ask for declarations from theirrespective governments in intergovernmental organizations; denouncecorrupt electoral processes that are neither fair nor transparent inautocratic regimes; and recognize the work and initiatives of democraticactivists whose lives are at risk.

An Act of Remembrance and Solidarity

From this year forward, the Argentine capital will be a pioneer city in Latin America as it commemorates the victims of totalitarianism every 23rd of August. Someone who will always be in our thoughts on this day will be Cecilia de la Torre, who passed last December.

Cubans’ motorcycle diary woes

(Latin America Goes Global) Unlike their Latin American counterparts, Cubans face unique challenges traveling and emigrating within Latin America. And that doesn’t include the trouble leaving the island.

It’s time to set limits to Cuban Dictatorship

(Latin America Goes Global) The Cuban government is practicing abroad what it is strictly forbidden within its own borders, infringing the political reciprocity principle in bilateral relations.

Rational Migration Policy in a Xenophobic World

(Latin America Goes Global) If Argentina were to help foment a global trend in xenophobia it would be worrisome, and surprising. The country has one of the most open migration regimes in the world.

Reflections on the Global Think Tank Summit

(Perfil/Buenos Aires, Argentina) The message I heard in Montreal was dire, both for the liberal values Cadal embodies and for the ability of think tanks and other civil society organizations to have any sort of effect on the world. However, I thought of reasons for optimism about Cadal´s ability to do good work even in the current difficult context.

Is the U.S. opening to Cuba dead in the water?

 

Two reform proposals for membership in the UN human rights council

  • By Gabriel C. Salvia y Matthias Peschke
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Bailando por un espejismo: Apuntes sobre política, economía y diplomacia en los gobiernos de Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (Dancing for a mirage: Notes on politics, economy and diplomacy in the governments of Cristina Fernández de Kirchner)

  • By Gabriel C. Salvia
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