Inauguration of the Higher Risk Appeals Chamber with support from USAID / INL

Ambassador Luis Arreaga participated in the inauguration of the Higher Risk and Extinction of Appeals Chamber of the Judicial Branch of Guatemala, which will resolve legal recourses to expedite complex criminal proceedings.

This chamber was created with support from USAID Guatemala and U.S. Department of State: Bureau of Intl Narcotics & Law Enforcement (INL) GT, which seek to impact the efforts of Guatemala, through the Judiciary System to ensure that the law is complied with and justice is provided.

We work to contribute Guatemalans greater access to justice, processes with transparency, combating corruption, and avoiding impunity.