Honduras

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Criminalization and eviction threats against defenders of right to water in Tocoa, Colón

Miriam Janeth Mejía Cruz and Lourdes Elizabeth Gómez Rodas Organization Municipal Defense Committee of Public Communal Assets in Tocoa, Colón Activity Defense of communal assets Attacks Criminalization THE FACTS – According to information available to the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras, as of September 13th, an arrest warrant has existed for eighteen […]

9 October 2018

HONDURAS / Pronouncement of National Defender Network: Justice for Margarita Murillo and Macarena Valdés

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras – The month of August is a very important month for indigenous and campesina women who work the land. It is harvest time of the basic grains, of corn and beans, which are central to our food culture. It is also a month when we are […]

24 September 2018

HONDURAS / Pronouncement: the National Defender Network greets the mobilization of Convergence against Continusim.

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras – We of the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras are delighted to greet the mobilization this August 30th in the capital city of Honduras. Along with other women and men in the country, we protest the illegality and illegitimacy of those who […]

National Women Defender Network demands feminist justice for Berta Cáceres through political, artistic and cultural events and actions

On the occasion of the trial for the political feminicide of Berta Cáceres, scheduled for Monday, September 17th, the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras called for a series of political, artistic and cultural events and actions to look back on the feminist struggle of the Lenca defender and demand justice. The […]

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Accusations, defamation, criminalization of British journalist Nina Lakhani

Nina Lakhani Activity Journalist, the right to information and freedom of expression Attacks experienced Accusations, defamation and criminalization THE FACTS – On Monday, September 17th, the Association of Independent Campesinos of the Aguán (ACIVA) issued a statement in social networks and other media, attacking the person and labor of the British journalist Nina Lakhani, who is […]

19 September 2018