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OAS Permanent Council to Consider the Human Rights Situation in Venezuela

  July 15, 2019

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, July 17 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) in Simon Bolívar Hall at OAS headquarters in Washington, DC, to consider the Human Rights Situation in Venezuela, among other topics.

Participants in the meeting will include:
• Tamara Suju, Executive Director of Casla Institute
• Commissioner Esmeralda Troitiño, President of the IACHR
• Valentina Ballesta, Amnesty International (to participate virtually)
• Tamara Taraciuk Broner, Human Rights Watch (to participate virtually)

Please consult the agenda of the meeting here. Note that changes to the agenda may yet be made before the meeting.

The meeting will be broadcast live - with interpretation in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese- on the OAS Website and the OAS Facebook page

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes (MReyes@oas.org)

WHAT: OAS Permanent Council to Consider the Human Rights Situation in Venezuela

WHEN: Wednesday, July 17 at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT)

WHERE: Simon Bolivar Room
Organization of American States
17th Street & Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20006

Reference: AVI-148/19