México

Women defenders in Guerrero join forces to combat attacks

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico – On August 25-26th, as many as 18 women defenders in Guerrero, members of 10 diverse social organizations, advanced in the construction of comprehensive security protocols with a feminist approach. Their aim was to continue working more forcefully in defense of human rights. Meeting together in […]

24 September 2018

Women defenders in Michoacán construct security protocols with feminist focus

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico – On August 10th and 11th, as many as twenty-five women defenders met in Morelia, Michoacán, to acquire security instruments with a comprehensive feminist approach that enables them to continue their human rights defense work in conditions of security and equality. In the workshop given by […]

31 August 2018

In Monterrey meeting women defenders construct security protocols that reinforce their struggles

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico – On August 15th and 16th, defenders in Nuevo León, Durango and Tamaulipas met in the city of Monterrey to acquire security instruments with a comprehensive feminist focus that allows them to continue and reinforce their work in defense of human rights. The workshop, given by […]

Veracruz Front for Life and Women’s Rights: Sentinel for the rights of women

The National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico (RNDDHM) and IM-Defensoras acknowledge the invaluable contribution of the Veracruz Front for Life and Women’s Rights to a life free of violence for women and our full enjoyment of sexual and reproductive rights. We condemn the attacks against members of the Front, which range from […]

3 August 2018

Women Human Rights Defenders from 15 organizations meet on Yucatan Peninsula to map out security and self-care routes

Around 30 women defenders from Yucatan, Campeche and Quintana Roo met in Merida, on July 13th and 14th to acquire instruments for the construction of comprehensive feminist protection plans. These have components of self-care along with physical and digital security that make it possible to continue the work of the defense of human rights in […]

20 July 2018