El Salvador

#WHRDAlert EL SALVADOR / Slander and smear campaign against young Salvadoran feminists

Katherine García and Verónica Larin Activity Feminist activists and defenders of the rights of women and youth Attacks experienced Slander and smear campaign THE FACTS – Last January 23rd, a series of montages with false messages were published in Lucrecia Landaverde’s Facebook account with references to the young feminist activists and rights defenders Katherine García […]

29 January 2020

#WHRDAlert EL SALVADOR / Amorales member convicted of denouncing sexual assaults at University of El Salvador

Lissania Zelaya Organization Amorales Collective Activity Lawyer, artist, feminist and woman human rights defender Attacks Criminalization THE FACTS – Defender Lissania Zelaya has been convicted of the crime of slander and condemned to pay a fine of USD 2,027 for affirming the responsibility of University of El Salvador (UES) professor Richard Mendoza in sexual abuses […]

13 December 2019

#WHRDAlert EL SALVADOR / Cyber harassment, misogynous insults, and smear campaign in social networks against journalists Diana Arias and Carmen Rodríguez

Diana Arias and Carmen Rodríguez Activity Defense of freedom of the press Attacks experienced Cyber harassment, misogynous insults, and smear campaign in social networks THE FACTS – Last November 12, the anonymous twitter account known as “Brozo” assailed journalists Diana Arias and Carmen Rodríguez of the digital newspaper Voz de Diáspora, using misogynous insults to discredit […]

20 November 2019