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Newsletters 2017

October 30, 2017 - OAS and American Bar Association enter Cooperation Agreement.

October 16, 2017 - Uruguay ratifies Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination, and Related Forms of Intolerance.

October 6, 2017 - Launch of consultation process with Civil Society Organizations on the thematic areas of the Model Inter-American Law on Access to Information that may need to be updated or amplified.

September 28, 2017 - Marking Access to Information Day.

September 1, 2017 - OAS Department of International Law Raises Awareness about Access to Public Information and Personal Data Protection.

August 16, 2017 - Inter-American Juridical Committee successfully concludes 91st Regular Session.

August 1, 2017 - 44th Course on International Law begins in Rio.

July 25, 2017 - General Assembly of the Organization of American States adopted a resolution regarding the Model Law on the Simplified Corporation that had been approved by the Inter American Juridical Committee (IAJC).

June 14, 2017 - Department of International Law attends regional meeting of National Committees on International Humanitarian Law.

May 2, 2017 - Department of International Law presents report on the implementation of the Inter-American Program for the Development of International Law.

April 11, 2017 - Presentation Of The Guide For The Protection Of Stateless Persons.

April 5, 2017 - The Inter-American Juridical Committee Concludes its 90th Regular Session.

April 3, 2017 - Successful Special Meeting of the Committee on Juridical and Political Affairs on Public Defense and Access to Justice.

March 20, 2017 - Enrollment now open for the XLIV Course on International Law.

March 15, 2017 - Presentation on the Inter-American Program on Access to Public Information.

February 27, 2017 - Improving Access to Credit – A Video Explanation.

February 21, 2017 - XLII Course on International Law available in new publication.

February 16, 2017 - Presentation of Guidelines on Corporate Social Responsibility.

February 13, 2017 - The Department of International Law of the Secretariat for Legal Affairs is pleased to reintroduce our newsletter.

January 24, 2017 - The Commonwealth of the Bahamas deposits instrument of accession to the Convention of Private International Law of 1928.

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