WOLA: Advocacy for Human Rights in the Americas

Our programs address the most daunting challenges facing the Americas

We provide a truly unique combination of research and advocacy, in close collaboration with our colleagues throughout the hemisphere.

Central America

Central America today is afflicted by high levels of violence and insecurity, endemic corruption and weak rule of law. Democratic institutions remain...

Colombia

After over half a century of violence, Colombia ended the longest running internal armed conflict in the Western Hemisphere when it ratified the 2016...

Mexico

WOLA works to strengthen the rule of law, protect human rights, and improve security policies in Mexico. Our established relationships with Mexican...

Cuba

Over the past few years, the Cuban government has initiated a gradual but important process of reform. These changes include economic reforms aimed...

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