IACHR announces its 183rd Period of Sessions and is accepting requests for public hearings

  • Source: OAS
  • January 4, 2022

"The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) will hold its 183rd Regular Period of Sessions from March 7 to 18. The format for holding the Period of Sessions will be implemented in response to the fulfillment of its mandates and functions given the seriousness of the situation that the region and the world are going through due to the effects on the health of thousands of people as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and will be communicated at a later date.

As of Dec. 29, 2021, for the next 183 Period of Sessions, in accordance with its regulations, the IACHR is accepting requests for public hearings through the system that closes on January 19, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Washington, DC. Requests will be accepted from all member states of the Organization of American States (OAS). The system is the only means to make these requests, and it is available in the four official languages: Spanish, English, Portuguese and French."

Read the press release here (in Spanish)