UCL Institute of the Americas


UCL Americas Hosts Renowned Human Rights Lawyer

18 November 2016

Reinaldo Villalba at UCL Americas

UCL Americas was delighted to host Reinaldo Villalba from the renowned Colombian human rights organisation José Alvear Restrepo Lawyers' Collective (CCAJAR) and Susi Bascon from Peace Brigades International (PBI) UK on Thursday 3 November. Together with UCL Americas PhD students Jaskiran Chohan, Ivan Lobo, and Sebastian Smart, Dr Par Engstrom expressed his gratitude to Reinaldo for the invaluable opportunity to discuss with him the current state of the peace talks and the important work of CCAJAR in Colombia.

A report written by PhD students Jaskiran Chohan and Ivan Lobo on the visit of Reinaldo Villalba to London can be found here.