Access to justice (Online)
Promoting and defending human rights is everyone's job.
Certification course with a duration of 240 hours in mixed mode (classroom / virtual)
|To offer theoretical knowledge and practical tools for understanding the doctrine and applying the norms that protect rights associated with justice in countries throughout the region.|
|Graduates of different academic disciplines, justice workers, lawyers, members of non-governmental organizations engaged in defending cases, political and electoral officials, political party leaders, leaders of community and youth organizations, and educators, who work or wish to work in the defense, promotion, education or research of human rights, in both public institutions and civil society.|
By the end of the program:
Participants in the certification course in access to justice will be able to:
| Initial classroom module includes: |
Fundamentals and historical development of human rights; international human rights law and domestic law; human rights protection systems; and introduction to distance learning.
Specific courses:Conceptual aspects of access to justice.
Justiciability of human rights at the national and international levels.
Social, economic and political determinants of access to justice.
Judicial system reform in Latin America.
Elective:Access to justice, rights of indigenous communities and peoples.
International humanitarian law and International criminal law.
Access to justice from a gender perspective.
Inter-American system for the protection of human rights.