#WHRDAlert MEXICO / Yucatan court lets attempted homicide of Sandra Peniche go unpunished

Sandra Peniche Quintal Organization Humanitarian Services in Sexual and Reproductive Health Activity Defense of sexual and reproductive rights Attacks experienced Attempted homicide; violation of the right to truth, justice and reparation THE FACTS – On March 13, 2018, Sandra Peniche was the target of attempted homicide by an assailant who attacked her with a knife. The […]

31 October 2019

We congratulate mexican journalist Marcela Turati, 2019 Moors Cabot Prize

Speech by Marcela Turati accepting the Maria Moors Cabot 2019 Award Thank you. I feel very honored to become part of this award’s history. I care deeply about the Cabot Prize because journalists I admire have received it and they have inspired me. I’d like to thank the members of the board — people who […]

18 October 2019

#WHRDAlert MEXICO / Smear campaign in social networks against Lidia and Yizni Granados Corral

Lidia Granados Corral and Yizni Lizzette Granados Corral Activity Women’s rights; Defense of land, territory and natural resources Attacks experienced Campaign of disparagement, defamation and harassment in social networks THE FACTS – The human rights defenders Lidia and Yizni Granados Corral are subjected to harassment in social networks because of their opposition to the Samayaluca mining […]

3 October 2019