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PRONOUNCEMENT / The National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras hereby expresses our deepest indignation over the use of the words and image of our sister and compañera in struggle, Berta Cáceres, by the illegitimate ruling government of this country

The National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras hereby expresses our deepest indignation over the use of the words and image of our sister and compañera in struggle, Berta Cáceres, by the illegitimate ruling government of this country. With regards to a date designated by indigenous peoples, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has […]

12 August 2018

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 […]

IM-Defensoras participates in high-level events in New York on 20th anniversary of UN Declaration on Human Rights Defenders

On July 24, 25, 26 and 27th, as part of our international advocacy strategy, IM-Defensoras participated in public events and high-level meetings with different UN rapporteurs and working groups in New York to mark the 20th anniversary of the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders. On Thursday the 26th, during the 22nd session of the UN […]

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