The Defensoria del Pueblo and Human Rights Protections in the Americas

February 14, 2017

Democracies across the Americas have seen the proliferation and expansion of democratic institutions for decades.  Along with anti-corruption offices and new courts, at least sixteen states across the Americas have adopted Human Rights Ombudsman agencies since 1985.  While they go by a variety of names (e.g.

Transparency, Accountability and Boundary Delimitation: Lessons from St. Kitts and Nevis

April 11, 2016

“To erase St Peter’s is to inflict a wrong, through gerrymandering, on the people of St Peter’s and on Antigua and Barbuda”

Asot Michael, Antigua Labour Party (ALP), Member of Parliament for the St. Peter Constituency (2013)


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