Perry Center Facilitates VTC with the Metropolitan University of Asuncion

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November 26, 2019

On November 22nd, Professor William Godnick facilitated a presentation and interactive exchange via video teleconference (VTC) on human rights and international humanitarian law with students in the Metropolitan University of Asuncion, Paraguay (UMA). The session included a discussion of new Hemispheric security contexts, a review of the three main generations of human rights, a compare and contrast of human rights versus international humanitarian law, a discussion of the human rights of police and soldiers, US DoD and Southern Command human rights policies and initiatives and a culminating discussion of a complext human rights case. This VTC was the final session for 2019 for a series of exchanges facilitated by the Center in collaboration with the UMA.