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Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales (Center for Legal and Social Studies) (CELS)

Mission Statement: 

The Center for Legal and Social Studies (CELS) is a non-governmental organization founded in 1979 to foster and protect human rights and to strengthen the democratic system and the state of law in Argentina.

Contact Person: 
Carolina
Last Name: 
Fairstein
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http://www.cels.org.ar/home/index.php?info=&ids=&lang=en&ss=

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Objectives:

  • Reporting human rights violations
  • Influencing the design of public policies based on respect for fundamental rights
  • Promoting legal and institutional reforms to improve the quality of democratic institutions
  • Expanding the exercise of rights for the most vulnerable sectors of society