Mr. Tomás Ojea Quintana

Mr. Tomás OJEA QUINTANA is a lawyer with more than 14 years of activities in the field of human rights. He has worked at the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights. He was also the Executive Director of the OHCHR Programme for Protection and Promotion of Human Rights in Bolivia.

Most recently, he has represented the Argentinean NGO “Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo” in cases concerning child abduction during the military regime.

Mr. Ojea Quintana was Special Rapporteur for the human rights situation in Myanmar between 2008 and 2014.