El Salvador

UWCHR Alumni Reflect on “Education for Transformation”

October 25, 2019

Clockwise from top right: UWCHR student research alumni Angie Tamayo, Clare Morrison, Danielle Lankhaar, and Noah Schramm.

El Salvador: Justice Balanced on Razor’s Edge of Uncertain Politics

October 24, 2019

UW undergraduate Grace Sorensen, Prof. Sol Yañez of the University of Central America "José Simeón Cañas" and David Morales, lead prosecutor for the El Mozote case, at the site of the massacre memorial in El Mozote town plaza. (Photo: Angelina Godoy)

Advances and Setbacks in Litigation for Salvadoran War Records

July 23, 2019

“People in El Salvador have a right to know”: Judge urges SOUTHCOM to retrieve documents from ‘purgatory’

April 8, 2019

UW Center for Human Rights legal counsel and researchers celebrate a successful hearing. L-R: Gardner Reed, UW Attorney General’s Office; Nancy Garland, UW Assistant Attorney General; UWCHR Director Prof. Angelina Snodgrass Godoy; Tom Burke and Jordan Clark, pro-bono attorneys with Davis Wright Tremaine; UWCHR student researchers Grace Sorensen, Francisca Gómez, Cristina Gamundi, Guy Oron, Miguel Mariscal, and Emily Willard.

Newly Declassified U.S. Embassy Cables Show Concern for El Mozote Massacre Trial

December 13, 2018

Jean Manes, U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador (Photo: Presidencia de El Salvador, public domain)

Newly Released Department of Defense Files Recount El Salvador Military Operations

October 4, 2018

UWCHR Celebrates Success of FOIA Lawsuit Against CIA

May 30, 2018

El Salvador Supreme Court Cites CIA Cable Published by UWCHR

January 24, 2018