The prominent Nicaraguan internationalist Dr. Mauricio Herdocia Sacasa, associated member of the IHLADI, Rector of the American College University, has passed away. He was an outstanding diplomat who played an important role in the achievement of the Contadora Act and in the pacification of the region in the 1980’s. He was also a member of the UN International Law Commission and President of the Inter-American Juridical Committee. RIP.