Nicolas Espejo-Yaksic

Visiting Fellow

Senior Legal Advisor on Children’s Right for UNICEF in Latin America

Philosophy Doctor in Law, University of Warwick, Master of Studies in International Human Rights Law, University of Oxford, Licenciado en Ciencias Jurídicas y Sociales (LLB), Universidad Diego Portales.

Senior Legal Advisor on Children’s Right for UNICEF in Latin America and Director of Research and Postgraduate Studies at Universidad Central de Chile. He has been Director of the Human Rights Centre at Diego Portales University (Chile); Representative in Chile for the Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL); Fellow of the Americas by the Rice University (Houston) and the Organization of American States (OAS); Member of the board of several public and private institutions on children’s rights and Visiting Professor in several universities in Latin America.

Dr. Espejo-Yaksic’s main line of research and teaching is International Human Rights Law, Children’s Rights and Legal Theory and Education.