Human Rights

1. Summit of the Americas, Miami, USA (December, 1994)

In the Miami Plan of Action, governments recognized that the OAS is the principal hemispheric body for the defense of democratic values and institutions. They accordingly requested it to devote greater efforts to promoting democratic values and strengthening the social and economic fabric of democratic regimes already established.

With respect to human rights, governments decided to:

2. Between the Summits (January 1995-March 1998)

Between the first and second Summits, progress was made in various areas of importance for democracy and human rights.  

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