Name: Ramiro Álvarez Ugarte

Professional Title : Director of Access to Information

Affiliation : Asociación por los Derechos Civiles

Country :Argentina

Title of Presentation: Freedom of Information: An Essential Foundation for the Protection of Other Fundamental Rights

Short Bio : Director of Access to Information, Asociación por los Derechos Civiles (ADC). Clinical Professor of Law, National University of La Plata. Fomer staff attorney at the Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (2009-2011). LL.M., Columbia Law School (2009).