Juan E. Mendez

Juan E. Mendez

Juan E. Méndez is a lawyer and human rights activist known for his work on behalf of political prisoners. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Juan E. Mendez has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 News Conference as a President for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 193 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. December 16, 2002 - Present President, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2007 - Present President, International Center for Transitional Justice Videos: 0 c. January 1, 1989 - Present Representative, Human Rights Watch Videos: 0

Previously

Special Adviser, Prevention of Genocide, United Nations c. July 14, 2004 - c. January 1, 2007 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Situation in Darfur

    Situation in Darfur

    A panel of ambassadors, politicians and human rights activists discussed what students, the community and the government can…

  • Report on Terrorism and Human Rights

    Report on Terrorism and Human Rights

    Mr. Mendez talked about protecting human rights in the fight against terrorism. Following his prepared statement, he…

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