Yuriy Nemets to speak at the American Bar Association Event 'Latest Developments in INTERPOL's Fight Against Transnational Repression'

The panel will discuss the latest developments in INTERPOL's efforts aimed at curbing transnational repression and abuse of its resources

On July 22, 2024, Yuriy Nemets will speak at the American Bar Association event 'Latest Developments in INTERPOL's Fight Against Transnational Repression.' The panel will discuss the latest developments in INTERPOL’s efforts aimed at curbing transnational repression and abuse of its systems. The panelists will review the latest developments in INTERPOL’s application of its rules aimed at protecting the rights of victims of abuse by INTERPOL member states, recent INTERPOL “case law” and other relevant disclosures (e.g. preemptive requests, presumption of innocence, child custody), the challenges that INTERPOL faces in its attempts to convince member countries to cooperate in the Organization’s fight against the abuse of its resources, the upcoming elections of the INTERPOL Secretary General, one of the most significant posts which plays a key role in addressing government abuse of the Organization’s channels, and the democratic countries’ attempts to avoid involvement in INTERPOL abuse committed by autocracies.

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