Honduras

#UrgentAlert HONDURAS / Stop the criminalization of persons, organizations and movements in defense of the water of Tocoa and Guapinol

Members of the Municipal Committee in Defense of the Commonly Held Public Assets in Tocoa have been targeted in a criminalization campaign for allegedly killing neighbors in the area. The Committee is made up of the San Alonso Rodríguez Foundation, the Coordinating Council of Grassroots Organizations of the Aguan (COPA) and the San Isidro Labrador […]

6 February 2019

Manifesto of the Annual Assembly of the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras

The National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras gathered together in the fresh, green city Siguatepeque to hold our National Assembly 2018, last December 15th and16th. All of us who were able to attend and share this time had made the date to participate in the debate and decision-making that reinforce the work […]

1 February 2019

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Criminalization and infringement of the freedom of expression of retired Police Commissioner María Luisa Borjas

María Luisa Borjas Activity The right to truth and justice Attacks experienced Criminalization, judicial prosecution, attempt against freedom of expression THE FACTS – In 2017, retired Police Commissioner María Luisa Borjas, filed a report with the National Human Rights Commission in Honduras (CONADEH), requesting the disclosure by the Public Prosecutor of the fiscal requirements of persons […]

31 January 2019

“Tengo la palabra” (We have the voice): Resistance in Honduras

In the context of a Mission of Solidarity and Accompaniment with Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras, taking place from January 20th to the 25th, 2019, IM-Defensoras and AWID are proud to premier «We have the Voice (2018)», a short documentary about the resistance led by the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras, in collaboration […]

22 January 2019

Outset of International Feminist Solidarity Mission with Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras: “The Embrace.”

Monday, January 21, 2019, marks the beginning of the Feminist Solidarity Mission in Honduras, entitled “The Embrace”. It is organized by the Mesoamerican Initiative of Women Human Rights Defenders (IM-Defensoras) and the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras, which is in charge of the development of the political activity in Honduran territory. […]