México

MEXICO / National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico denounces intimidation and harassment against defender Jaqueline Campbell

READ/DOWNLOAD OPEN LETTER Mexico, August 25, 2017 Issue: We denounce the intimidation and harassment of defender Jaqueline Campbell Rubén Ignacio Moreira Valdez Governor of Coahuila Víctor Zamora Rodríguez Interior Secretary of Coahuila Homero Ramos Gloria Attorney General of Coahuila Hugo Gutiérrez Rodríguez General Coordinato of ‘Fuerza Coahuila’ José Luis Chapa Reséndiz State Security Commissioner Last […]

5 September 2017

Congratulations to Luchadoras TV on 5 years of building the transforming power of women’s voices

Congratulations to Luchadoras TV on 5 years of building the transforming power of women’s voices; seeking and presenting new examples that break with gender stereotypes; and visibilizing the struggles of women human rights defenders in Mexico and Central America. THANK YOU SO MUCH!

2 August 2017

MEXICO / OSC asks International Criminal Court to investigate crimes against humanity in Coahuila, Mexico

IM-Defensoras is one of around 100 human rights and disappeared persons organizations that accompanied the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) in a Mexico City press conference on Tuesday, July 11th, to announce a report submitted to the International Criminal Court in The Hague urging an investigation of the crimes against humanity committed in the […]

17 July 2017

STATEMENT National Network of WHRDs in Mexico / We demand justice for the extrajudicial execution of Meztli Sarabia and effective protection for her family and UPVA members

READ/DOWNLOAD STATEMENT Mexico, July 6, 2017 Issue: We demand justice for the extrajudicial execution of Meztli Sarabia and effective protection for her family and UPVA members Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong Secretary of the Interior Roberto Campa Cifrián Under Secretary of Human Rights of the Ministry of the Interior Patricia Colchero Aragonés National Executive Coordinator of […]

10 July 2017

#WHRDAlert MEXICO / Defender Meztli Sarabia Killed in Puebla

MEZTLI SARABIA Organization October 28th People’s Street Vendors Union (UPVA) Activity “Right to work” defender Attack experienced EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTION THE FACTS – We repudiate the cowardly murder of Meztli Sarabia, a member of the October 28th People’s Street Vendors Union (UPVA) in Puebla, and daughter of Rubén Sarabia (Simitrio), political prisoner and leader of the organization. Around […]

3 July 2017