Dr. Sylvanna Falcón ~ The Evolving Practice of Human Rights Accountability: The New Terrain for Justice, Monday November 9th, 6:30-8pm, Virtual Event

September 21, 2020


Dr. Sylvanna M. Falcón, founder of UC Santa Cruz’s Human Rights Investigations Lab for the Americas, will explain how human rights accountability has shifted in the digital realm and the ways in which a new generation of human rights activists are needed with critical digital literacy skills in search for the truth.  

Dr. Falcón founded Human Rights Investigations Lab for the Americas in September 2019The Lab’s social justice mission is to track and monitor ongoing humanitarian, environmental and socio-political crises throughout the Americas by using open-source investigative methods to promote justice and achieve accountability for communities adversely affected by human rights violations. The lab offers digital verification support to non-governmental organizations, news outlets, and other advocacy partners. For more information, please go to Slugs & Steins.