Nicaragua

“In Nicaragua nothing is normal”: organizations present evidence that human rights crisis in the country is still in effect

International and Nicaraguan human rights organizations present evidence that human rights crisis in the country is still in effect. IACHR event during 174th Period of Sessions in Quito. Quito. Ecuador. November 13, 2019. Nine international and local human rights organizations denounced the precarious human rights situation in Nicaragua in an event that took place during […]

14 November 2019

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Attorney and human rights defender, Yonarqui Martínez, target of threats, harassment, and shots fired into her home

Yonarqui Martínez García Activity Attorney and human rights defender of political prisoners Attacks experienced Attack on home, harassment and threats THE FACTS – On Monday night, November 4, unknown assailants fired at least four shots into the home of , Yonarqui Martínez. At the time of the attack, the defender was inside her house with her […]

7 November 2019

#WHRDAlert NICARAGUA / Police intimidation and harassment, infringement of the right to protest, and hate speech against feminists in Matagalpa

Matagalpa Women’s Collective Activity Women’s human rights Attacks experienced Police intimidation and harassment, infringement of the right to protest, hate speech, defamation, and criminalization THE FACTS – On Wednesday afternoon October 23, feminists in Matagalpa initiated an artistic action outside the offices of Radio Vos and the Matagalpa Women’s Collective to denounce more than 50 femicides […]

25 October 2019