The Berta Cáceres Case in Context: The Campaign Against Human Rights Defenders, Journalists, Indigenous Communities, and Activists in Honduras

The Berta Cáceres Case in Context: The Campaign Against Human Rights Defenders, Journalists, Indigenous Communities, and Activists in Honduras

The assassination of Berta Cáceres has, for good reason, become an emblematic case in the conversation around human rights abuses in Honduras, and the horrifying brutality faced there by indigenous communities, human rights activists, environmentalists, journalists,...
Connecting Dots Across Borders: Here and There, Resistance Everywhere

Connecting Dots Across Borders: Here and There, Resistance Everywhere

By Anita Kline, WFP delegate to Colombia in December 2016 “Tell me about your trip to Colombia!” The leaders of our Witness for Peace delegation had prepared me for this moment. I understood that uncovering connections across international borders is a critical aspect...

Global Witness Report on Honduras Vindicates Berta Cáceres Act: We Urge Refining Recommendations for US

A new report from the human rights NGO Global Witness outlines the role of US foreign policy and commercial investment in widespread and systematic abuses of human rights in Honduras. The report, entitled Honduras: The Deadliest Place to Defend the Planet, is the...