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#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Attacks, threats, defamation and harassment against women defenders in Diriomo-Diriá

Bianca Vásquez; Loadys Sánchez; Kelly Alemán, Leslie Cruz; Marta Obando; Claudia, Sandra and Carmen Carranza; and Ingrid Salazar Organization Diriomo-Diriá April 19th Movement Activity Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (DESC) Attack experienced Defamation, disparagement, criminalization, physical and verbal attacks, intimidation, surveillance, threats and harassment THE FACTS – Despite international condemnation and recommendations, the campaign of parapolice […]

9 June 2018

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Defamation, criminalization and threats against members of the Association of Women Builders of Condega (AMCC)

Pilar Castellón, Luisa Hermida Centeno Espinoza, Maria Fernanda Pineda Calero and Amanda Centeno Organization Association of Women Builders of Condega (AMCC) Activity Women’s rights Attack experienced Smear campaign, criminalization and threats. THE FACTS – In the midst of the campaign of repression and violence with which the government of Nicaragua and paramilitary groups have responded to […]

5 June 2018

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Smear campaign, criminalization and harassment against Jessica Cisneros, Yerling Aguilera and Madeleine Caracas

Jessica Cisneros, Yerling Aguilera and Madeleine Caracas Activity Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (DESC) Attack experienced Smear campaign, criminalization and harassment THE FACTS – During the informational caravan through Europe to denounce crimes committed against the people of Nicaragua and the absence of autonomous institutions that guarantee justice and democracy, the activists Yerling Aguilera, Jessica Cisneros […]

4 June 2018

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Smear Campaign and threats against members of Las Amapolas Theatre Collective

Las Amapolas Theatre Collective Activity Sexual and reproductive rights (DDSSRR) Attack experienced Smear camaign, disparagement and criminalization THE FACTS – The Las Amapolas Theatre Collective, made up of young feminists from the city of Estelí, sets an example of support for teenage women in issues related to sexual and reproductive education, egalitarian relations and cases […]

29 May 2018

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Criminalization and judicial harassment against Yenis Zulay Rodríguez Velásquez

YENIS ZULAY RODRIGUEZ VELASQUEZ Organization La Trinidad Campesino Group Activity Defense of the land, territory and natural assets Attack experienced Criminalization and judicial harassment THE FACTS – According to information provided by the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras, on Thursday, May 10th, defender Yenis Zulay Rodriguez and her companion Carlos Omar Espinoza […]

24 May 2018