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LGBTI rights in Mexico: between state inaction and conservative uprising.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Center for Law and Justice

123 Washington Street, Newark. 

Room 020

Admission:
Free
For more info:
Jorge Contesse

The Transnational Legal Initiative (TLI), in partnership with the Center for Gender, Sexuality, Law and Policy (CGSLP) cordially invites you to a lunchtime lecture on LGBTI rights in Mexico: between state inaction and conservative uprising, presented by Estefanía Vela (CIDE, Mexico). 


Estefanía Vela heads the Sexual and Reproductive Rights Program at the Law Department of the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas  (CIDE), a public teaching and research center in Mexico City. She holds a  B.A. in Law from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de Mexico (ITAM) and an LL.M. from the Yale Law School, where she is currently developing  her J.S.D. dissertation.  Estefanía is a weekly columnist for El Universal, in Mexico, and has also written for the New York Times en Español and other media outlets.