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#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Threats, harrassment, smear campaigns, stigmatization and criminalization against Azahálea Solís, feminist attorney and human rights defender

Azahálea Isabel Solís Román Organization Autonomous Women’s Movement (MAM) and Women’s Network Against Violence (RMCV) Activity Defense of women’s rights and democracy Attacks Threats, harrassment, smear campaigns, stigmatization and criminalization. THE FACTS – Azahálea Solís is a feminist lawyer and human rights defender with a long, widely recognized history both nationally and internationally. As of the […]

11 September 2018

#WHRDAlert EL SALVADOR / Attempted break-in at Radio Güija

Radio Güija Activity Environmental defense, human rights of women, the right to information. Attacks Attempted break-in, threats. THE FACTS – In a public statement, Radio Güija reports that last August 16th, unknown persons tried to enter the radio station through the balconies, leaving no other evidence than a 30 centimeter hole. Radio Güija suggests that this […]

10 September 2018

#WHRDAlert EL SALVADOR / Physical violence, intimidation, psychological harrassment and threats against Andrea Ayala, of ESMULES

Andrea Ayala Organization Salvadoran Lesbian Women’s Space for Diversity (ESMULES) Activity Defense of LGBTI rights Attacks Physical violence, intimidation, psycholocial harrassment, threats. THE FACTS – Last August 29th, Andrea Ayala, women human rights defender and Executive Director of the Salvadoran Lesbian Women’s Space for Diversity (ESMULES), was physically attacked by a security agent employed by the […]

#WHRDAlert EL SALVADOR / Attempt on vehicle of Bertha Deleón, attorney and human rights defender

Bertha Deleón Activity Attorney specializing in human rights and the human rights of women. Attacks Attempt on vehicle, damage to personal patrimony. THE FACTS – On Tuesday, September 4th, unknown persons removed four lugnuts from the tires of Bertha Deleón’s vehicle. The lawyer and human rights defender has made the possible attempt public in social networks, […]

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Arbitrary detention of the women students Iskra Malespín, Grecia Ramírez, Judith Mairena and Arianna Moraga, of the CUDJ and the ACDJ

Iskra Malespín, Grecia Ramírez, Judith Mairena and Arianna Moraga Organización University Coalition for Democracy and Justice (CUDJ) and Civic Alliance for Justice and Democracy (ACJD) Activity Political rights Attacks Arbitrary detention, forced disappearance THE FACTS – On Tuesday, September 4th, university students Arianna Moraga, Grecia Ramírez, Iskra Malespín and Judith Mairena, were arbitrarily detained in a […]

7 September 2018