Access to Women’s Rights in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay: Review

COVID-19 Reports on Latin America and the Caribbean: No. 64 (En Español) In her introductory words, the moderator, Gloria Orrego Hoyos commented on the struggle that “access to public information” has meant in the region, this being a source of power for individuals, peoples and citizens, and how it has been manifested specifically in its relationship withContinue reading “Access to Women’s Rights in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay: Review”

Access to Information on/for Venezuelan Refugees: Review

COVID-19 Reports on Latin America and the Caribbean: No. 63 On September 14th, 2021, a very interesting webinar titled “Access to Information on/for Venezuelan Refugees” took place as part of the Conference on Access to Information: Latin America and the Caribbean (CAI:LAC). The panel was moderated by Eunice Lee, Associate Professor of Law, at the UniversityContinue reading “Access to Information on/for Venezuelan Refugees: Review”

Acceso a la Educación en Puerto Rico, Rep. Dominicana y Cuba

Reportes sobre el COVID-19 en América Latina y el Caribe: No. 62 (In English) El pasado martes 7 de septiembre de 2021 se llevó a cabo la segunda conferencia de Acceso a la Educación con las presentaciones de Puerto Rico, República Dominicana y Cuba. El panel estuvo compuesto por la periodista Carla Minet, directora ejecutivaContinue reading “Acceso a la Educación en Puerto Rico, Rep. Dominicana y Cuba”

Access to Education in Cuba, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico: Review

COVID-19 Reports on Latin America and the Caribbean: No. 62 (En Español) Last Tuesday, September 7, 2021, the second panel called Access to Education within the online Conference on Access to Information: Latin America and the Caribbean (CAI:LAC) was held with presentations from speakers from Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Cuba. The panel was made up of the journalist CarlaContinue reading “Access to Education in Cuba, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico: Review”

A Biblioteca do Supremo Tribunal Federal durante a pandemia

Relatórios sobre COVID-19 em América Latina e o Caribe: No. 61 (In English) Desde o início da pandemia, em março de 2020, a Biblioteca do Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) acompanha as decisões da Corte e as orientações da equipe de saúde no que se refere a protocolo de retomada de serviços e atividades. (Resolução 663, deContinue reading “A Biblioteca do Supremo Tribunal Federal durante a pandemia”

Brazil’s Federal Supreme Court Library During the Pandemic 

COVID-19 Reports on Latin America and the Caribbean: No. 61 (Em Português) Since the beginning of the pandemic, in March 2020, the Library of the Supreme Court (STF) has followed the decisions of the Court and the guidelines of the government health team regarding the protocol for the resumption of services and activities. (Resolução  663, de 12/03/2020; Portaria 73,Continue reading “Brazil’s Federal Supreme Court Library During the Pandemic “

Accessing Resources and Information During the Pandemic (CARICOM, PAHO, OECS)

When? Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 4pm (EST), 3pm (Kingston). Video recording in English below. Please choose closed captions – settings for either Spanish or English automated translation. Speakers: Dr. Carlene Radix, Head of Human and Social Division, OECS Dr. Karen Boyle, CARICOM Dean Chambliss, Subregional Program Director for the Caribbean, PAHO Moderator: Janette Bulkan,Continue reading “Accessing Resources and Information During the Pandemic (CARICOM, PAHO, OECS)”

Indigenous Peoples’ Access to Information in Mexico

When? Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at 4pm (EST), 3pm (Mexico City). Video recording in Spanish below. Please choose closed captions – settings for either Spanish subtitles or English translation. Speakers: Dr. Roxana Rosas, Associate Researcher, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Saúl Ramírez, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma deContinue reading “Indigenous Peoples’ Access to Information in Mexico”

Access to Information in Central America

When? Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 4pm (EST), 3pm (Panama City, Mexico City), 2pm (Guatemala, San Jose) Video recording in Spanish below. Please choose closed captions – settings for either Spanish subtitles or English translation. Speakers: Margarita Vannini, Nicaragua Carlos Barsallo, President, Libertad Ciudadana, Panamá Carlos Hernández, President, Asociación para una Sociedad Justa, Honduras AndrésContinue reading “Access to Information in Central America”

Accessing Brazilian Legislative and Judicial Information

When? Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 4pm (EST), 5pm (Brasilia, São Paulo). Video recording in Portuguese below. Please choose closed captions – settings for either Portuguese subtitles or English translation. Panelists: Janice Silveira, Diretora da Biblioteca da Câmara dos Deputados, Brasil João Alberto de Oliveira Lima, Analista de Informática Legislativa do Senado Federal, Brasil Moderator:Continue reading “Accessing Brazilian Legislative and Judicial Information”