Congratulations to Luchadoras TV on 5 years of building the transforming power of women’s voices; seeking and presenting new examples that break with gender stereotypes; and visibilizing the struggles of women human rights defenders in Mexico and Central America. THANK YOU SO MUCH!
The Center for Women’s Rights (CDM) celebrates 25 years of feminism and working for the rights of Honduran women, establishing itself as one of the reference organizations at the national and regional levels. The CDM is also one of the organizations that are part of the driving groups of the National Network of Human Rights […]
GOOD NEWS! / IACHR ACCEPTS CASE OF MANUELA, the Salvadoran woman imprisoned for having a miscarriage
Manuela got pregnant in 2008 and due to her frail health condition brought on by an undiagnosed lymphatic càncer, suffered a miscarriage in 2009. Instead of stopping the patient’s bleeding, the hospital doctors reported her to the authorities. She was arrested and handcuffed while still in bed, convalescing from the hemorrage. Having no access to […]
This week the Honduras Congress is expected to finish discussion on articles related to the decriminalization of abortion on the following grounds: 1) rape or incest, 2) danger to the life of the mother, and 3) the inability of the fetus to survive outside the uterus. The formation SOMOS MUCHAS, to which the National Network […]
We celebrate the unanimous passage with 69 votes of the law against metal mining. The tireless struggle waged by human rights defenders for over 10 years has not been in vain. Now more than ever we can say that the cowardly bullets that took the lives of Dora Alicia Sorto, Marcelo and Ramiro Rivera could […]