Sorority

SISTERHOOD / We demand justice for the murder of Rayneia Lima in Nicaragua

We hereby express our solidarity with Rayneia Lima’s family and demand justice, clarification of circumstances and identification of those responsible for her murder. #WeWantToStayAlive #StopTheImpunity

6 August 2018

NICARAGUA / WE DENOUNCE THE DISMISSAL OF HEALTH PERSONNEL FOR ATTENDING TO DEMONSTRATORS in the Oscar Danilo Rosales School Hospital (HEODRA), property of the State of León.

WE DENOUNCE THE DISMISSAL OF HEALTH PERSONNEL FOR ATTENDING TO DEMONSTRATORS in the Oscar Danilo Rosales School Hospital (HEODRA), property of the State of León. We remind the Nicaraguan government that prohibiting attention to wounded demonstrators is a human rights violation that has been denounced at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). We extend […]

Veracruz Front for Life and Women’s Rights: Sentinel for the rights of women

The National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico (RNDDHM) and IM-Defensoras acknowledge the invaluable contribution of the Veracruz Front for Life and Women’s Rights to a life free of violence for women and our full enjoyment of sexual and reproductive rights. We condemn the attacks against members of the Front, which range from […]

3 August 2018

FREE THE DEFENDERS OF WOMEN’S RIGHT TO DRIVE IN SAUDI ARABIA!

On May 15, 2018, Saudi authorities arrested at least 12 women human rights defenders (WHRDs) who were advocating for their right to drive. Currently, even though because of their efforts the prohibition preventing women from driving in Saudi Arabia was lifted, five of the detained WHRDs are still in prison and are victims of a […]

12 July 2018

#SOSNicaragua We demand effective compliance by the Nicaraguan government with the recommendations adopted by the IACHR and end its campaign of repression against the civilian population and withdraw the protection and impunity given to paramilitary groups

We express our strongest condemnation and repudiation of the acts of violence and repression that took place on May 30th in the April Mothers March. According to the CENIDH, these were perpetrated by the government. As of now, there are 11 deaths amd more than 70 wounded in Managua, Estelí and Masaya. We demand that […]

4 June 2018