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JSCA presents the book The Importance of Evidence: A Canadian Perspective

The Justice Studies Center of the Americas (JSCA) presents the text The Importance of Evidence:  A Canadian Perspective. The study, which was written by Emma Cunliffe, is being published with the support of Global Affairs Canada (GAC) through the project “Improving Access to Civil Justice in Latin America.” IV Chapters The publication is divided into four chapters. Chapter 1, “Canadian Federalism: The Charter and the…

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Eleven teams to participate in the V and VI National Procedure Law Seedbed Competition

The first round will be held on August 5. Eleven teams from various Chilean universities will participate in the first round of the V and VI National Procedure Law Seedbed Competitions on Thursday, August 5.  The main objective of the competition, which is organized by the Justice Studies Center of the Americas, the Universidad Diego Portales (UDP) Law School Procedure Law Department and the Chilean…

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JSCA, CEJ, the Paraguayan Bar Association and the Paraguayan Judges’ Association to hold webinar entitled “Civil Procedure Reform in Paraguay: Challenges in Light of the Latin American Experience”

Join us on July 20 at 3:00 p.m. Paraguay-Chile time. The Justice Studies Center of the Americas (JSCA), the Judicial Research Center (CEJ), the Paraguayan Bar Association and the Paraguayan Judges’ Association invite all members of the public to participate in the webinar “Civil Procedure Reform in Paraguay: Challenges in Light of the Latin American Experience,” which will be held July 20 at 3 p.m. …

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JSCA, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation Rule of Law Program for Latin America, and Editorial Tirant Lo Blanch launch the publication “Prison Systems and Sentence Execution in Latin America”

The research focuses on the current state of prisons in 10 countries in the region. The Justice Studies Center of the Americas (JSCA), the Konrad Adenauer Foundation Rule of Law Program for Latin America and Editorial Tirant Lo Blanch present the Spanish-language publication “Prison Systems and Sentence Execution in Latin America: A Regional Perspective and Approaches.”  The publication, which was edited by JSCA Training Director…

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JSCA reiterates its commitment to the gender perspective and human rights approach

World Sexual Diversity Day and International LGBTIQ+ Day, which were celebrated on June 25 and 28, respectively, commemorate the Stonewall riots that took place in June 1969, launching the modern movement for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer people. Since then, this movement has made important progress towards the recognition of the human rights of members of the LGBTIQ+ community. The…