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Honduras: the deadliest country in the world for environmental activism

More than 120 people have been killed in Honduras since 2010 for standing up to companies that grab land and trash the environment

The women behind El Salvador’s historic environmental victory

This article is dedicated to all Salvadoran women who have actively resisted and defended their territories, to all those who continue to resist, and to those who have passed on as a result of their resistance.

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The women behind El Salvador’s historic environmental victory

This article is dedicated to all Salvadoran women who have actively resisted and defended their territories, to all those who continue to resist, and to those who have passed on as a result of their resistance.

Source: AWID

The women behind El Salvador’s historic environmental victory

This article is dedicated to all Salvadoran women who have actively resisted and defended their territories, to all those who continue to resist, and to those who have passed on as a result of their resistance.

Source: AWID

Honduras: Complaint against Centro de Estudios de la Mujer

On 28 February 2017, Suyapa Martínez was notified by the Civil Court of the district of Francisco Morazán, that the company Desarrollo Energético S.A. (DESA) had filed a lawsuit against Centro de Estudios de la Mujer – Honduras (Women Research Centre – Honduras, CEM-H) on the grounds of allegedly false declarations concerning the murder of human rights defender Berta Cáceres.

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Honduras: Complaint against Centro de Estudios de la Mujer

On 28 February 2017, Suyapa Martínez was notified by the Civil Court of the district of Francisco Morazán, that the company Desarrollo Energético S.A. (DESA) had filed a lawsuit against Centro de Estudios de la Mujer – Honduras (Women Research Centre – Honduras, CEM-H) on the grounds of allegedly false declarations concerning the murder of human rights defender Berta Cáceres.

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Honduras: Complaint against Centro de Estudios de la Mujer

On 28 February 2017, Suyapa Martínez was notified by the Civil Court of the district of Francisco Morazán, that the company Desarrollo Energético S.A. (DESA) had filed a lawsuit against Centro de Estudios de la Mujer – Honduras (Women Research Centre – Honduras, CEM-H) on the grounds of allegedly false declarations concerning the murder of human rights defender Berta Cáceres.

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AWID members mark International Women’s Day

Ahead of this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) we asked our members if, and how, they plan to celebrate. 

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AWID members mark International Women’s Day

Ahead of this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) we asked our members if, and how, they plan to celebrate. 

Source: AWID

AWID members mark International Women’s Day

Ahead of this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) we asked our members if, and how, they plan to celebrate. 

Source: AWID