LGBT People’s Rights in Mexico: Between State Inaction and Conservative Uprising
February 13, 2018 at 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
The Transnational Legal Initiative, in partnership with Rutgers Center for Gender, Sexuality, Law and Policy, welcomes Estefanía Vela, Director, Sexual and Reproductive Rights Program, Legal Studies Division CIDE (Mexico), for a lunch lecture, “LGBT People’s Rights in Mexico: Between State Inaction and Conservative Uprising” on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.
This event is free and open to the public but registration is required. Please register here!
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. She is a weekly columnist for El Universal, in Mexico, and has also written for the New York Times en Español and other media outlets.