Mr.

Federico Villegas Beltrán

General Director of Human Rights

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship of Argentina

Federico Villegas Beltrán is Director General of Human Rights at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship of Argentina. Prior to this post, he was Representative to the Regional Integration Organizations (ALADI and MERCOSUR) in Montevideo, Uruguay (2008-2012); Director of Human Rights at the MFA (2003-2008); Alternate Representative of Argentina to the Organization of American States in Washington D.C. (1995 to 2003), dealing with human rights issues before the Inter-American System of Human Rights; and disarmament desk at the Department of Nuclear, Space and International Security Affairs at the MFA.