Testimony for the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission
Presentación de José Miguel Vivanco en el Senado de la República
Distinguidos Senadores de la República,
Antes que nada, me gustaría agradecerles por esta oportunidad de comparecer ante ustedes para realizar esta presentación sobre reformas necesarias para mejorar el sistema de justicia militar en México.
Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, December 12, 2014
Chairman Wolf, Chairman McGovern, members of the Commission: thank you for inviting me to testify today. This is an important hearing.
I would like to share some insights from my recent trip to Iraq where the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham, or ISIS, is one, but not the only entity, perpetrating gross and widespread violations of international human rights and humanitarian law.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee, December 9, 2014
Washington Director, Human Rights Watch
Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Subcommittee on International Operations and Organizations, Human Rights, Democracy and Global Women’s Issues
December 9, 2014
ISIL’s Reign of Terror: Confronting the Growing Humanitarian Crisis in Iraq and Syria
Oral Testimony of Arvind Ganesan, Business and Human Rights Director, Human Rights Watch
Chairman McGovern, Chairman Wolf, and members of the Lantos Human Rights Commission,
Thank you for providing us this important opportunity to speak about the linkage between grand corruption and human rights and remedies for this serious problem.
On May 30, 2014, the United States House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary’s Over-Criminalization Task Force held a hearing on Penalties. Human Rights Watch submitted the following written statement for the record.