Honduras

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Arbitrary arrest and intimidation of defenders of territory and natural assets of Azacualpa

Karen Yajaira Trigueros, Gledy Rodríguez and Suyapa Trigueros Activity Defense of land, territory and natural assets Attacks experienced Arbitrary arrest, intimidation THE FACTS – On Saturday afternoon, May 11th, agents of the Police Investigations Agency in Santa Rosa de Copan arbitrarily detained seven members of the Azacualpa community belonging to the Copán Union, including women defenders […]

16 May 2019

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Death threats against Rosalina Domínguez, territorial defender and COPINH member

Rosalina Domínguez Organization COPINH Activity Defense of land, territory and natural resources Attacks experienced Death threats THE FACTS – According to information obtained by the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Honduras, defender Rosalina Domínguez and other COPINH members have been subjected to constant threats and intimidation since Monday, April 29th. These attacks have […]

7 May 2019

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Arbitrary retention of OFRANEH members Miriam Miranda and Aurelia Arzu

Míriam Miranda and Aurelia Arzú Organization OFRANEH Activity Territorial defense Attack experienced Arbitrary retention THE FACTS  – On Friday, April 19th, National Police and Military Police agents stopped the vehicle in which defenders Míriam Miranda and Aurelia Arzú, were travelling to attend to an emergency situation involving OFRANEH. The agents retained the personal documents of the […]

24 April 2019

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Criminalization of defenders of the territory and natural wealth of Choluteca

Marlene Pastrana, Karina Aguilar, Ancelma Escobar and Sulema Mendoza Activity Defense of territory and natural wealth Attacks experienced Criminalization THE FACTS – On the morning of Thursday, April 11th, women defenders Marlene Pastrana, Karina Aguilar, Ancelma Escobar and Sulema Mendoza, along with their comrades Félix Pedro Pastrana, Erasmo de Jesús Pastrana, Kevin Edilberto Gómez and Noesis […]

12 April 2019

Defending Guapinol to live well

“We aren’t going anywhere without them We’re not going away because we love them” Tegucigalpa, March 7, 2019 – With all the political struggle now going on in the courtrooms as trials have become a central activity in our movements, there is much to say and much to share from the feminist perspective of the […]

1 April 2019