Inaugural regional conference on academic freedom in the Americas

Thursday, Nov 10 2022 2:00 pm

Event End Time 2022-11-11 05:00
Event Location Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico
In Event Types: Conference

Join us November 10-11 online and in Monterrey, Mexico, for the First Regional Conference on Academic Freedom in the Americas, organized by the Coalition for Academic Freedom in the Americas and hosted by Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico. The conference will provide an overview of academic freedom concerns in the region and an assessment of available tools to address them, including an analysis of how the IACHR’s Inter-American Principles on Academic Freedom and University Autonomy can be used to create further protections for academic freedom.

The event also marks the release of Free to Think 2022, SAR’s report on attacks on the global higher education sector. The report will be formally released at the conference on November 10.

View the preliminary program and register here.