The Annual Report of the IACHR is a regional reference instrument that compiles the human rights situation in the hemisphere, presenting the progress and challenges of the OAS Member States in this area; and offers the institutional achievements, work and activities carried out by the Commission to guarantee and protect the human rights of all persons in the region.

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Chapter I

IACHR Activities in 2021

Chapter II

The System of Petitions and Cases, Friendly Settlements and Precautionary Measures

Chapter III

Activities of Thematic and Country Rapporteurs and Promotion and Training Activities

Chapter IV

A. Overview of the Human Rights situation by country

B - Special report: Cuba

B - Special report: Guatemala

B - Special report: Nicaragua

B - Special Report: Venezuela

Chapter V

Follow-up of recommendations issued by the IACHR in the reports Truth, Justice, and Reparation: Sixth Report on the Human Rights Situation in Colombia

Second follow-up report on the recommendations made by the IACHR in the Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Honduras

Sixth follow-up report on the recommendations made by the IACHR in the Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Mexico

Chapter VI

Institutional Development


Situation of Human Rights in Brazil

Compendium on the Obligation of States to Adapt Their Domestic Legislation to the Inter-American Standards of Human Rights

Compendium of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on Truth, Memory, Justice and Reparation in Transitional Contexts

Economic, Social, Cultural and Environmental Rights of Persons of African Descent, Inter-American Standards for the Prevention, Combat and Eradication of Structural Racial Discrimination

Basic Guidelines for Investigating Crimes against Human Rights Defenders in the Northern Triangle

The Human Rights Situation in El Salvador

Nicaragua: Concentration of Power and Weakened Rule of Law

Practical guide on how can family unit and family reunification be made more effective in situations of human mobility and mixed movement, and in the context of the pandemic?

Guía Práctica sobre lineamientos y recomendaciones para la elaboración de planes de mitigación de riesgos de personas defensoras de derechos humanos

Guía de Buenas Prácticas y Orientaciones Básicas para la Implementación de Decisiones de la Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos

Guía Práctica para la eliminación de la violencia y discriminación contra mujeres, niñas y adolescentes

Declaración de Principios Interamericanos sobre Libertad Académica y Autonomía Universitaria

Right to Self-Determination of Indigenous and Tribal Peoples

Annual Report of the Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression

V Annual Report of the Office of the Special Rapporteur on Economic, Social, Cultural, and Environmental Rights (REDESCA)


Annual Report 2021

Annual Report 2021: Petition and Cases System

Regional Trends

Annual Report 2021: Regional Trends - Challenges

Annual Report 2021

Annual Report 2021 - Chapter 6

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Original: Español