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The Organisation of American States (OAS) was founded in 1948 to defend peace, justice, solidarity and independence throughout the Americas. PEN International works with the OAS to ensure that its work supports and protects freedom of expression and information.

International Law

The OAS Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression

PEN at the OAS

To learn about PEN International’s work on Honduras at the OAS
Impunity in Honduras: PEN writers testify before Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
Honduras: Inter-American Commission on Human Rights urged to protect journalist Julio Ernesto Alvarado