César Rodríguez-Garavito is Associate Professor of Law and founding Director of the Program on Global Justice and Human Rights at the University of the Andes (Colombia). He is a founding member of the Center for Law, Justice, and Society (Dejusticia). He has been a visiting professor at Stanford University, Brown University, the University of Pretoria (South Africa), the Getulio Vargas Foundation (Brazil), the Åbo Academy of Human Rights (Finland), the Andean University of Quito and the Irish Center for Human Rights. He serves in the Editorial Board of the Annual Review of Law and Social Science and writes regular columns and articles for El Espectador.

He holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. (Sociology) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an M.A. from NYU’s Institute for Law and Society, an M.A. (Philosophy) from the National University of Colombia, and a J.D. from the University of the Andes. His publications include “Ethnicity.gov: Global Governance, Indigenous Peoples and the Right to Prior Consultation in Social Minefields” (Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies); “Beyond the Courtroom: The Impact of Judicial Activism on Socioeconomic Rights in Latin America” (Texas Law Review); Law in Latin America: A Roadmap for Twenty-First Century Legal Scholarship (ed.); “Global Governance and Labor Rights: Codes of Conduct and Anti-Sweatshop Struggles in Global Apparel Factories in Mexico and Guatemala” (Politics & Society); Courts and Social Change: How the Constitutional Court Transformed Forced Displacement in Colombia (coauthor); The Global Expansion of the Rule of Law; and Law and Globalization from Below: Toward a Cosmopolitan Legality (coed.).
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César Rodríguez Garavito
Facultad de Derecho
Universidad de los Andes
Carrera 1 No. 18A-10
Bogotá, Colombia
Tel: (571) 3324536
Email: cerogara@gmail.com
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César Rodríguez-Garavito is Director of the Program on Global Justice and Human Rights at the University of the Andes (Bogotá, Colombia). He is a founding member of the Center for Law, Justice, and Society (Dejusticia), and a member of the Editorial Board of the Annual Review of Law and Social Science. He writes regular columns and articles for El Espectador.

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