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WORDS ALSO HAVE THE POWER TO EMBRACE, AND IN THE NETWORK, THE WOMEN OF HONDURAS AND NICARAGUA EMBRACE EACH OTHER AND STRUGGLE TOGETHER

We fill the bomb crater And sow our land again And sing again Because life will never be conquered (anonymous Vietnamese poem) National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras – Today we wish to send words of memory, tenderness and indignation to our feminist comrades and to the people of Nicaragua. We feel […]

22 October 2018

#WHRDAlert GUATEMALA, HONDURAS / Stigmatization campaign and obstacles to exercising the right to defend the rights of Dunia Montoya and participants in Migrant Caravan

Dunia Montoya Activity The right to justice; the right to information and freedom of expression Attacks experienced Stigmatization campaign; obstacles to excercising the right to defend rights THE FACTS – Dunia Montoya’s profession is journalism. Due to a number of attacks she has suffered and the specific situation of risk that she faces due to her […]

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Arbitrary arrest and criminalization of defender Haydeé Castillo

Haydeé Castillo Organization Leadership Institute of the Segovias, Segovian Women’s Movement Activity Women’s rights; political, environmental and territorial rights Attacks experienced Arbitrary arrest, criminalization THE FACTS – On Sunday October 14th, at the Managua airport, Haydeé Castillo was forced to get off of her American Airlines Flight and then arrested and taken to the prison known […]

17 October 2018

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Arbitrary arrest of more than 20 women human rights defenders and demonstrators reclaiming right to peaceful protest

Women human rights defenders and demonstrators exercize right to rally peacefully Activity Defense of human and political rights Attack experienced Arbitrary arrest THE FACTS – On Sunday morning October 14th in Managua, the National Police arbitrarily arrested more than 20 persons engaged in the right to hold a peaceful demonstration demanding freedom for political prisoners in […]

15 October 2018