Carlos Iván Fuentes Alcedo wins Washington College of Law's 2006 Human Rights Award

Published: 27 March 2006

The Faculty is proud to report that LLM student Carlos Iván Fuentes Alcedo has been awarded first place for his paper "Protegiendo el derecho a la salud en el Sistema Interamericano de Derechos Humanos: Estudio comparativo sobre su justiciabilidad desde un punto de vista sustantivo y procesal" (Protecting the right to health in the Inter-American System of Human Rights: A comparative study on justiciability from a substantive and procedural perspective).

The award consists of a scholarship that will allow him to attend the 3-week Summer Program of the Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at the Washington College of Law.

Specializing in human rights, Mr. Fuentes Alcedo is also a legal researcher for the Special Court for Sierra Leone Legal Clinic. We offer him our congratulations.

Human Rights Award

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