Publications

UN Women and IM-Defensoras publish Spanish language edition of UN General Assembly Resolution on Protection of Women Human Rights Defenders and Individual Women’s Rights Defenders

We are pleased to inform you that as a result of the joint work of UN Women and IM-Defensoras, the first public Spanish language edition of the UN General Assembly Resolution on the Protection of Women Human Rights Defenders and Individual Women’s Rights Defenders is now available to you. It is important to note that […]

25 July 2016

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN MESOAMERICA 2012-2014 REPORT

READ/DOWNLOAD REPORT  The 2012-2014 report on attacks against women human rights defenders in Mesoamerica is the result of a collective effort by various people, organizations, national networks and initiatives that make up the Mesoamerican Initiative of Women Human Rights Defenders. First of all, we want to thank all of the women human rights defenders who […]

12 December 2015

PAVING THE ROAD FOR FREEDOM & EQUALITY

READ / DOWNLOAD “Paving the Road for Freedom and Equality” reflects the main achievements, lessons and experiences of the Mesoamerican Women Human Rights Defenders Initiative (IMD) and how it has contributed to the protection of women defenders in Mesoamerica—a region comprised of Mexico and Central America. These women human rights defenders carry out their justice work in a context of extreme violence, violence against […]

8 February 2014

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN MESOAMERICA 2012 ASSESSMENT REPORT – SUMMARY FINDINGS

READ / DOWNLOAD The Mesoamerican Registry of Attacks against WHRDs collects and analyzes data on attacks against WHRDs and their organizations in Mesoamerica—a region that includes Mexico and Central America—, and aims to assess the scope and types of attacks suffered by WHRDs, as well as to describe the main features of these attacks and identify their […]

8 October 2013