Rapporteurship on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Rapporteur

Esmeralda Arosemena de Troitiño

Commissioner Edgar Stuardo Ralón Orellana
Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Commissioner Edgar Stuardo Ralón Orellana was elected in the 49th Ordinary Period of Sessions of the OAS General Assembly on June 28, 2019, for a period of four years, from January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2023 He is a Constitutional lawyer of the Republic of Guatemala. He has a professional career of 20 years and as a jurist, he has specialized in Constitutional matters. He has combined university teaching and litigation, in addition to becoming, in his country, a referent of opinion on Constitutional issues. The defense of individual guarantees such as the right to life, civil liberties, and political rights stand out in his career in human rights. He is a citizen of Guatemala.