PRESS RELEASES 2009

 
86/09 - IACHR Deplores Assassination of Governor in Colombia. Washington, D.C., December 24, 2009.
 
85/09 - IACHR Takes Case Regarding Venezuela to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Washington, D.C., December 23, 2009.
 
84/09 - IACHR Publishes New Rules of Procedure. Washington, D.C., December 10, 2009

Direct link to the New Rules of Procedure
 

R83/09 - Special Rapporteurship for Freedom of Expression Reiterates its Deep Concern Regarding the Lack of Guarantees to Freedom of Expression in Honduras. Washington, D.C., December 9, 2009
 
82/09 - IACHR Takes Case Regarding Venezuela to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Washington, D.C., December 9, 2009.
 
81/09 - IACHR Condemns Killing in Venezuela. Washington, D.C., December 4, 2009.
 
80/09 - IACHR Visits Chile. Washington, D.C., November 26, 2009.
 
81/09 - Special Rapporteurship for Freedom of Expression Expresses its Deepest Concern Regarding the Situation of Freedom of Experssion in Honduras. Washington, D.C., November 26, 2009.
 
78/09 - IACHR Concludes its 137 Period of Sessions. Washington, D.C., November 13, 2009.

Direct link to the Annex
 

77/09 - Jury Selects Finalists and Winners of the Poster Contest. Washington, D.C., November 10, 2009.

See the virtual exhibition of participating posters
 

R76/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns Killing of Journalist in Mexico. Washington, D.C., November 4, 2009.
 
75/09 - IACHR Announces Schedule of Hearings of the 137 Period of Sessions. Washington, D.C., October 21, 2009.

Direct link to the schedule of hearings
 

74/09 - IACHR Takes Case Regarding Panama to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Washington, D.C., October 13, 2009.
 
73/09 - IACHR Urges Transparent, Inclusive Process in Appointment of Judges in Guatemala. Washington, D.C., October 6, 2009.
 
R72/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Expresses Concern over Wave of Attacks against Journalists in Ecuador. Washington, D.C., October 1, 2009.
 
R71/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns the Suspension of Guarantees in Honduras and the Violations of the Right to Freedom of Expression. Washington, D.C., September 29, 2009.
 
R70/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns Killing of Journalist in Mexico. Washington, D.C., September 29, 2009.
 
69/09 - IACHR Condemns Suspension of Guarantees in Honduras. Washington, D.C., September 29, 2009.
 
68/09 - IACHR Urges Honduras to Respect the Rights of the Persons inside the Embassy of Brazil. Washington, D.C., September 25, 2009.
 
R67/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Expresses Concern for the Murder of Journalist in Colombia. Washington, D.C., September 25, 2009.
 
R66/09 - Special Rapporteurship for Freedom of Expression Condemns Restrictions to Freedom of Expression in Honduras. Washington, D.C., September 25, 2009.
 
65/09 - IACHR Condemns Excessive Use of Force in Repression of Protests in Honduras. Washington, D.C., September 22, 2009.
 
64/09 - IACHR Urges Honduras' de facto Government to Respect Protests. Washington, D.C., September 22, 2009.
 
63/09 - IACHR Takes Cases Involving Paraguay, Mexico and Haiti to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Washington, D.C., September 9, 2009.
 
R 62/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Deplores Murder of Documentalist in El Salvador. Washington, D.C., September 4, 2009.
 
61/09 - Inter-American Commission Signs Declaration of Santiago de Chile on its 50th Anniversary. Santiago, Chile, September 4, 2009.
 
60/09 - IACHR presents preliminary observations on its visit to Honduras. Tegucigalpa, August 21, 2009.

Link to Preliminary Observations
 

59/09 - IACHR Expresses Concern over Intelligence Operations Related to Inter-American Commission's Activities in Colombia. Washington, D.C., August 13, 2009.
 
58/09 - IACHR Announces Delegation that will Visit Honduras. Washington,  D.C., August 12, 2009.
 
R 57/09 - IACHR and Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Send Letter to State of Venezuela. Washington, D.C., August 5, 2009.
 
56/09 - IACHR to Visit Honduras after coup d'etat. Washington, D.C., August 5, 2009.
 
55/09 - IACHR Expresses Concern about the Deterioration of the Situation of Freedom of Expression in Venezuela. Washington, D.C., August 3, 2009.
 
R 54/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns Murder of Journalist in Mexico. Washington, D.C., July 30, 2009.
 
53/09 - IACHR Visits U.S. Immigration Detention Facilities. Washington, D.C., July 28, 2009.
 
52/09 - IACHR Condemns Murder in Honduras. Washington, D.C., July 27, 2009.
 
R 51/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Concerned About Prison Sentence for Journalist in Ecuador. Washington, D.C., July 21, 2009.
 
R 50/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns Detention of Foreign Journalists in Honduras. Washington, D.C., July 12, 2009.
 
49/09 - IACHR Maintains Its Competence in Honduras Following Suspension. Washington, D.C., July 9, 2009.
 
R 48/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns Murder of Journalist in Honduras. Washington, D.C., July 6, 2009.
 
47/09 - IACHR Expresses Concern over the Suspension of Guarantees in Honduras and Amplifies Precautionary Measures. Washington, D.C., July 3, 2009.
 
46/09 - IACHR encourages ASEAN to create independent human rights mechanism.  Washington, D.C. July 2, 2009
 
45/09 - IACHR Requests to Visit Honduras, Grants Precautionary Measures and Asks for Information. Washington, D.C., June 30, 2009.
 
R 44/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Condemns Limitations to Freedom of Expression in Honduras. Washington, D.C., June 29, 2009.
 
43/09 - IACHR Concludes Visit to Haiti. Washington, D.C., June 29, 2009.
 
42/09 - IACHR Strongly Condemns Coup d'Etat in Honduras. Washington, D.C., June 28, 2009.
 
41/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Expresses Concern over the Situation of Radio in Peru. Washington, D.C., June 27, 2009.
 
40/09 - IACHR Concludes Visit to Bolivia. Sucre, June 26, 2009.
 
39/09 - IACHR Takes Cases to the Inter-American Court related to Mexico and Bolivia. Washington, D.C., June 25, 2009.
 
R 38/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression expresses its satisfaction with progress in the region. Washington, D.C., June 22, 2009.
 
37/09 - IACHR Concludes Visit to Guatemala. Washington, D.C., June 12, 2009.
 
R 36/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression deplores murder of journalist in Guatemala. Washington, D.C., June 11, 2009.
 
35/09 - IACHR Condemns Acts of Violence in Peru. Washington, D.C., June 8, 2009.
 
R 34/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression deplores murder of journalist in Mexico. Washington, D.C., May 29, 2009.
 
R 33/09 - UN and OAS Rapporteurs for Freedom of Expression Express Concern over Comments by Venezuelan Government Officials against Private Television Stations. Washington, D.C., May 22, 2009.

 

32/09 - IACHR and Inter-American Institute Accept Electronic Submissions for Poster Contest. Washington, D.C., May 20, 2009.
 
31/09 - IACHR Publishes Book on the Rights of the Child. Washington, D.C., May 18, 2009.
 
30/09 - IACHR Presents Report on Situation of Women in Haiti. Washington, D.C., May 18, 2009.
 
R 29/09 - Joint Declaration of the four Rapporteurs on Freedom of Expression on a Framework for Media and Elections. Washington, D.c., May 15, 2009.
 
28/09 - IACHR Presents Report on Afrodescendants in Colombia. Washington, D.C., May 15, 2009.
 
27/09 - IACHR Presents Report on the Situation of Women in Chile. Washington, D.C., May 13, 2009.
 
26/09 - Reform of the IACHR Rules of Procedure
Washington, D.C., May 12, 2009.
 
25/09 - IACHR Presents its Annual Report 2008. Washington, D.C., May 8, 2009.
 
R 24/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression Presents its Annual Report 2008. Washington, D.C., May 7, 2009.
 
23/09 - IACHR Recognizes Adoption of Document at Durban Review Conference. Washington, D.C., May 7, 2009.
 
R 22/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression deplores murder of journalist in Colombia. Washington, D.C., May 7, 2009.
 
R 21/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression deplores murder of journalist in Colombia. Washington, D.C., April 29, 2009.
 
20/09 - IACHR takes Case against Guatemala to the Inter-American Court. Washington, D.C., April 22, 2009.  
19/09 - Reform of the IACHR Rules of Procedure. Washington, D.C., April 20, 2009.
 
18/09 - IACHR Deplores Killing in Colombia. Washington, D.C., April 17, 2009.
 
17/09 - Inter-American Commission and Institute Launch Poster Contest. Washington, D.C., April 16, 2009.

Direct link to the competition rules

 

16/09 - IACHR Takes Case Against Brazil to the Inter-American Court. Washington, D.C., April 8, 2009.
 
R 15/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression deplores killings of journalists in Honduras and Guatemala. Washington, D.C., April 3, 2009.
 

14/09 - IACHR requests information from Guatemala. Washington, D.C., March 27, 2009.
 

13/09 - IACHR concludes its 134th period of sessions. Washington, D.C., March 27, 2009.
 
12/09 - IACHR Elects Officers. Washington, D.C., March 16, 2009.
 

11/09 - IACHR Condemns Murder of Human Rights Defender in Colombia. Washington, D.C., March 12, 2009.
 

10/09 - IACHR Announces Schedule of Hearings for 134th Period of Sessions. Washington, D.C., March 10, 2009.

Direct link to Schedule of Hearings
 

09/09 - IACHR Concerns about Intelligence Activities in Colombia. Washington, D.C., February 26, 2009.
 

08/09 - IACHR Presents Report on Provisional Measures to Inter-American Court. Washington, D.C., February 25, 2009.
 

07/09 - IACHR Condemns Murder of Indigenous Leaders in Mexico. Washington, D.C., February 24, 2009.
 

06/09 - IACHR Condemns Killings of Aw Indigenous People by the FARC. Washington, D.C., February 20, 2009.
 

R 05/09 - The Rapporteurs for Freedom of Expression of the UN and of the OAS Express their Concern Regarding Comments made by High Authorities of the Colombian Government against Journalist. Washington, D.C., February 9, 2009.
 
04/09 - IACHR Condemns Murder of Human Rights Defender in Brazil. Washington, D.C., February 6, 2009.
 
03/09 - IACHR Condemns Murder of Human Rights Defender in Honduras. Washington, D.C., February 6, 2009.
 
02/09 - IACHR Welcomes Order to Close Guantanamo Detention Center. Washington, D.C., January 27, 2009.
 

R 01/09 - Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression deplores Murder of Journalist in Venezuela and demands Investigation. Washington, D.C., January 22, 2009.