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Jesica L. Santos

Human Rights Practitioner

Jesica L. Santos is currently an International Independent Consultant with over 10 years of international experience of working in the field of human rights and transitional justice, mainly with a focus on African countries and expertise related to the International Criminal Court (ICC). She has vast experience in project implementation in conflict and/or post-conflict settings, including in providing capacity building and training of national counterparts on the ICC, justice and rule of law. Previously, she was a Criminal Justice Associate at the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) based in New York from 2008-2016, where she started as an expert consultant in 2007. A native of Argentina, she studied and received Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Law, Political Science and International Affairs in Buenos Aires, the United States and Europe. The views, opinions and positions expressed by the author on these blog entries are hers alone, and do not necessarily reflect those of the organizations she is affiliated with.