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 afflictedy unparalleled levels of violence and insecurity. Democratic institutions remain 
fragile and governments have...

Colombia

After over half a century of fighting, Colombia has put an end to the longest internal armed conflict in the region. Yet even as the peace process...

Mexico

WOLA’s work on Mexico focuses on some of the most important challenges facing the country today. Our years of experience with Mexican partners...

Cuba

WOLA advocates for policies of engagement to continue to open up trade, travel and diplomatic cooperation, and improved human rights on the island....

South America

WOLA works with partners across South America for policies that protect human rights, seek justice and strengthen democracy. This work takes a...

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