The Institute aims to promote, assist and develop academic research, legal advice and psychosocial accompaniment aimed at understanding the phenomenon of violence, design strategies and activate interdisciplinary and cross-cutting mechanisms to protect human dignity.
In the 2017, the Fray Bartolomé de las Casas Institute for Peace and Human Rights will consolidate its position as a benchmark in the region, both for its investigative contributions and for the processes of accompanying the victims, as well as for its participation in the reconciliation process national
Strengthen and support the processes of research and social projection of graduate in articulation with undergraduate.
Respond to the needs of Institutional Accreditation, PIM, PGD and PSD.
Articulate postgraduate programs with the other institutional Academic Units.
Document regional processes on issues of justice, peace and reconciliation.
Contribute to individual and collective reparation for the transformation of the conflict towards reconciliation.
The Institute of Victimology Fr. Barlomé de las Casas was created (Board of Directors: Resolution No. 26 of the 18 of September of 2014).
Change the name of the Center of Studies for Peace "Fray Bartolomé de las Casas. (Board of Directors: 16 Resolution of the 23 of May of 2016)
Administratively it worked with a director, an assistant, a lawyer and a psychologist.
It currently has an office designed for its use. (Waiting room, meeting room, director's office and two cubicles for administrative assistants).
Advice and accompaniment to victims of the conflict.
Continuing education events.
Primer: Sensitization in realities of the peace process - Trafficking in persons.
Citizen interventions on peace issues in public, educational and other organizations.
Practice agreements with UPTC and FUJC.
Members of the Departmental Committee on Trafficking in Persons, Departmental Women's Bureau, Gender-Based Violence Committee, Intrafamily Violence Committee, Public Policy Formulation Committee for prevention and prevention of the adolescent criminal law of Boyacá.