HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 2003

 

Ms. Enriqueta Estela Barnes de Carlotto

Ms. Enriqueta Estela Barnes de CarlottoMs. Enriqueta Estela Barnes de Carlotto of Argentina for her work as the President of the Asociación Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo [Association of Plaza de Mayo Grandmothers]. This association was established in 1977 in response to the forced or involuntary disappearance of hundreds of children following the military coup in Argentina in 1976 when hundreds of children were either abducted with their parents, or born in clandestine detention centers for young pregnant women. Since then, Ms. Barnes de Carlotto and the Association have located missing and kidnapped children and restored them to their rightful families.

 

Mme Enriqueta Estela Barnes de Carlotto - Argentine

Mme. Enriqueta Estela Barnes de Carlotto est Présidente de l'Association des Grands Merès de la Pace de Mai (Asociación Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo). Cette association a été crée en 1977 en réponse à la disparition forcée ou involontaire de centaines d'enfants, . le coup d'état militaire de 1976 en Argentine. Ces centaines d'enfants soit ont été enlevés avec leurs parents, soit sont nés dans des centres de détention clandestins pour jeunes femmes enceintes.

 


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