Ana Maria Belique
Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Advocate Ana Maria Belique is currently participating in the Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP). She is the Founder member of the movement in the Dominican Republic.

Why did you apply to HRAP?

When I saw this call, I felt that this was just what I needed. It is just what my movement needed.

Friday, April 21, 2023

At a side event during the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, 2022-23 Advocate Isabel Flota moderated a discussion with Indigenous women including fellow HRAP participant Dayana Blanco Quiroga on the report Between Neglect and Exploitation: The Case of Indigenous Communities in the Peruvian Amazon by the DC-based NGO Free the Slaves. 

Marine Kapanadze
Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Advocate Marine Kapanadze is currently participating in the Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP). She is the Civil and Political Rights Program Director at the Georgian Democracy Initiative (GDI) in Georgia.

Why did you apply to HRAP?

I set a dual goal for myself. On the one hand, I would like to be one of those people who will turn Georgia's future into a better one. On the other hand, I intend to contribute to raising the number of such people by motivating and educating them. 

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Ana María Belique, a participant in the 2022-23 Human Rights Advocates Program at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights,  spoke to Professor Jo Becker’s Human Rights Skills and Advocacy class on April 14th. As a founding member of Reconocí.do, an organization that mobilizes and empowers Dominicans of Haitian descent, Ana María leads education campaigns on citizenship laws and the rights of Dominicans of Haitian origin.  

Claire Choi
Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Claire Choi shares her experience as an Undergraduate Human Rights Major student so far.

What is your research focus? What drew you to this particular issue/set of issues?