Director Jessica Carvalho Morris Participates in Panel Discussion on The Role of the Military in Brazilian Favelas

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Jessica Carvalho Morris, director of Miami Law's International Graduate Law Programs, recently participated in a panel discussion on "The Role of the Military in the Brazilian Favelas," sponsored by the University of Miami's Center for Latin American Studies. Her comments focused on the role of the military intervention in the Brazilian favelas from a human rights prospective. In addition to leading the IGLP, she has been an active member of Amnesty International, having reached the post of Vice Chair of Amnesty International USA in 2010.