The former regional director of Sename f & # 39; Valparaiso, Esteban Elórtegui, summoned by the Commission Interamericana on Human Rights (CIDH) of the Organization of American States (OAS), for meeting & # 39; & # 39 work in; Washington to discuss the a & # 39; Playa Ancha, the appointment scheduled for 4 & # 39; December.
F & # 39; December of last year, denounced Elórtegui to this series organization & # 39; mistreatment and torture. Thus, eight former officials cread been formalized, after complaints from Elórtegui own, along with the National Institute of Human Rights (INDH) and Senator Francisco Chahuán.
In a conversation with & # 39; Mercury, the lawyer also said that he could & # 39; confirms that there are still serious violations against children. He also said that "some of those who suffer abuses continue working."
"In addition, there are poor people who actually work in & # 39; collaborative regions, as is the case & # 39; Yerli Mellado, current director & # 39; Hogar Santa Cecilia de Valparaiso", he added.
The Commission considered – after analyzing the allegations & # 39; fact and law made by the Government in & # 39; at that time – that children and adolescents of cread "located in & # 39; situation a & # 39; gravity and urgency, since their rights to personal integrity risk facing & # 39; irreparable damage ".
In response, the IACHR Chile needs to adopt the measures necessary to protect the life and integrity of the minor, taking into account international standards. Something happens at the same time that State, the measures are promoted to the reintegration of & # 39; these minors to their families, as long as possible and compatible with their best interests.
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