Human Rights ND Speaker Series


Location: B036 Geddes Hall

Mariana Brocca

Human Rights Protection through the Inter-American System

Mariana Brocca

LL.M. Program in International Human Rights Law

The Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights is proud to support this speaker series, presented by HumanRights ND. The HumanRightsND speaker series brings human rights advocates, current master’s students in the LL.M. Program in International Human Rights Law, together with the wider Notre Dame community for informal presentations on current topics in regional human rights.

Mariana Brocca obtained her law degree from the Universidad Nacional del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires in 2017. While in law school, she participated in multiple human rights moot courts, including the Inter-American Human Rights Moot Court Competition (American University). In 2018, she worked, first as a legal intern and then as a legal consultant, at the Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL), where she collaborated on strategic litigation before the Inter-American Human Rights System. Brocca is also a researcher at the Center for Human Rights Studies and a Junior Lecturer for the course “Human Rights and Guarantees” at her alma mater. She is the recipient of a scholarship from the prestigious Fulbright Foreign Student Program 2019-2020.