“The Time in Ayotzinapa” Experiences of the Experts Who Investigated the 43 Disappeared Students in Mexico

22 Mar 2017

WOLA, DPLF, and OSJI are pleased to invite you to the following event and reception:

A Book Discussion with Carlos Beristain, Former Member of the Group of International Experts, and an Update on the Investigation

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

1666 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20009


Introductory remarks:

Katya Salazar

Executive Director, Due Process of Law Foundation (DPLF)

Carlos Beristain
Author of El Tiempo de Ayotzinapa
Former Expert on the Interdisciplinary Group of Independent Experts (GIEI)

Commentaries by:
María Luisa Aguilar Rodríguez
International Area, Miguel Agustín Pro Juárez Human
Rights Center (Centro Prodh)

Juan E. Méndez
Professor of Human Rights Law in Residence at the American University – Washington College of Law
Former United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Olga Guzmán Vergara
Advocacy Director, Comisión Mexicana de Defensa y Promoción de los Derechos Humanos (CMDPDH)

Moderated by:
Maureen Meyer
Senior Associate for Mexico and Migrant Rights, Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA)


This discussion will be held in Spanish and interpretation will be available. The event will be streamed live and a link will be available on WOLA’s homepage on the day of the event: www.wola.org.

RSVP here

A reception with the speakers will follow the discussion.