Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Event: 6/17 Webinar on Transitional Justice and Disability in the Americas

On Thursday June 17, 2021, from 10:00-11:15 am ET, Disability Rights International (DRI) is hosting a virtual event "Transitional Justice and Disability in the Americas: Accountability for Serious and Pervasive Human Rights Violations". Click here to register. 

Speakers for the event include:

  • Juan Mendez, former UN Special Rapporteur on Torture
  • Juliana Bustamante, Director of PAIIS Colombia
  • Alberto Vásquez, President of Sociedad y Discapacidad (SODIS) Peru
  • Silvia Quan, President of Colectivo Vida Independiente de Guatemala
  • Amalia Gamio, UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Fabian Salvioli, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence (invited) 

Moderators include:

  • Eric Rosenthal, Executive Director, DRI
  • Priscila Rodríguez, Associate Director, DRI

International Sign, English captioning, and simultaneous English-Spanish translation available.


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