Honduras

GOOD NEWS! Freedom and definitive acquittal for Lourdes Gómez and all other defenders of common assets in Guapinol

On Monday, March 4, the judge with national jurisdiction who was responsible for the criminalization of Lourdes Gómez and 11 other defenders of the commonly held goods in Guapinol, decreed their release and definitive acquittal due to the fact that neither the Prosecuting Attorney nor private parties had presented evidence of the participation of the […]

7 March 2019

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Judicial intimidation and harassment of Miriam Miranda, OFRANEH Coordinator

Miriam Miranda Organization Black Fraternal Organization of Honduras (OFRANEH) Activity Defense of territory and rights of the Garifuna people Attacks experienced Judicial intimidation and harassment THE FACTS – OFRANEH Coordinator Miriam Miranda, has received a subpoena from the Public Prosecutor requiring her to appear in court next Thursday, March 7th, in Trujillo, Colón.The summons does […]

4 March 2019

STATEMENT / Doing #FeministJusticeForBerta three years after her seed was sown

READ/DOWNLOAD STATEMENT  Mesoamerica, March 2, 2019 – On the night of March 2, 2016, some tried to put out her light, hush her rebellious words, and vanquish the fighting spirit of our comrade Berta Cáceres. They paid no attention to the fact that Berta, a Lenca indigenous woman, feminist defender of territory and the rights […]

2 March 2019

#WHRDAlert HONDURAS / Criminalization of Lourdes Gómez and 31 defenders of the public assets of Tocoa

LOURDES ELIZABETH GÓMEZ RODAS Organization Municipal Committee in Defense of Public Natural Assets; Committee in Defense of the Guapinol River Activity Defense of commonly held assets Attacks experienced Criminalization THE FACTS – On Friday, February 22nd, Lourdes Gómez and 12 other members of the Municipal Committee in Defense of Public Natural Assets and the Committee […]

26 February 2019