Nicaragua

SISTERHOOD / We demand justice for the murder of Rayneia Lima in Nicaragua

We hereby express our solidarity with Rayneia Lima’s family and demand justice, clarification of circumstances and identification of those responsible for her murder. #WeWantToStayAlive #StopTheImpunity

6 August 2018

NICARAGUA / WE DENOUNCE THE DISMISSAL OF HEALTH PERSONNEL FOR ATTENDING TO DEMONSTRATORS in the Oscar Danilo Rosales School Hospital (HEODRA), property of the State of León.

WE DENOUNCE THE DISMISSAL OF HEALTH PERSONNEL FOR ATTENDING TO DEMONSTRATORS in the Oscar Danilo Rosales School Hospital (HEODRA), property of the State of León. We remind the Nicaraguan government that prohibiting attention to wounded demonstrators is a human rights violation that has been denounced at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). We extend […]

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Criminalization, threats, siege and armed attack against Maritza Sevilla, her home and business

Maritza Sevilla García Organization Latin American and Caribbean Women’s Health Network – September 28th Campaign to Decriminalize Abortion in Latin America and the Caribbean Activity Political rights Attacks experienced Criminalization, threats, siege, armed attack against home and business THE FACTS – Since the beginning of the current crisis on April 19th, Maritza Sevilla has taken part […]

24 July 2018

International Feminist Solidarity Day with Nicaragua

On Thursday, July 19, attending the call of the international feminist movement, women human rights defenders and feminist women from around the world participated through various actions in a day of solidarity with Nicaragua. The IM-Defensoras, we joined the call encouraging the participation of the national networks, spreading the call and participating in the tweet, […]

20 July 2018

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Arbitrary arrest of Irlanda Jerez, leader of self-convened citizens in Eastern Market

Irlanda Jerez Organization Leader of self-convened citizens in Eastern Market Activity Political rights Attacks experienced Arbitrary arrest; physical attacks THE FACTS – On Wednesday afternoon, July 18th, as Irlanda Jerez was returning from a press conference in which several members of the Nicaraguan Initiative of Women Human Rights Defenders had participated, the vehicle in which she, […]

19 July 2018