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Head shot of Leigh Payne on a red background. Text on left-hand side of the photo reads "Dr. Leigh Payne: Human Rights Program Senior Research Fellow"

Transitional Justice in Latin America

Dr. Leigh Payne of Oxford University is a Senior Research Fellow with the Human Rights Program. She has dedicated herself to the study of human rights in the context of transitional justice. Currently partnering with HRP Director Barbara Frey as part of an international research team, the Observatory on Disappearances and Impunity in Mexico, Dr. Payne continues to bring attention to and examine human rights in Latin America.
MHR Alum Hunter Johnson with Darwin Franco and Dalia Souza, protagonists of his documentary film

Uplifting Human Rights Leaders Through Documentary Filmmaking

This spring the Human Rights Program will be publishing a comprehensive web-based report and database discussing the UMN-based team's component of the project. Leading up to the report release, this three part series will share three blog posts by key members of the Observatory team. This first installment is written by Hunter Johnson covering his documentary Until We Find Them.

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