Pronouncements

STATEMENT National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras / Justice for Berta, Feminist Justice

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras – Today as we begin another round of struggle for justice in this country, devastated by a dictatorship that makes a calm, fulfilling life impossible for us, we of the Women Defenders Network wish to express the following to the women and peoples of Honduras and […]

18 September 2018

PRONOUNCEMENT / We condemn the revocation of the CICIG mandate and demand guarantees for the security and rights of the persons, rights defenders and organizations affected

READ/DOWNLOAD PRONOUNCEMENT  Mesoamérica, September 5, 2018 – IM-Defensoras and the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Guatemala heartily condemn and reject the decision of the Guatemalan government, announced on Friday, August 31st, to revoke the 2006 mandate issued by the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG). We also denounce and express our […]

7 September 2018

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

STATEMENT / National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras: Nine years of coup and resistance

National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras – For the last nine years the most basic conditions for a free, respectable life for women in Honduras have continually been dismantled, thereby affecting all the people who live in the territory and their history. For the last nine years, the few basic rights won […]

20 July 2018

STATEMENT / The National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Mexico visits Dominga, woman human rights defender of water sentenced to 50 years in prison

Photo: Dominga 11 years ago, before entering prisión READ/DOWNLOAD STATEMENT July 9, 2018 We demand that the Judiciary of the State of Mexico immediately free this defender who has spent 11 years in political prison Dominga was given the maximum sentence for being a human rights defender On July 4th, the Coordinators of the National Network […]

9 July 2018