Category Archives: Latin America

Urgent Action

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The Ecuadorian government has ordered the destruction of the country’s national teachers’ union.

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Urgent Action: Colombia, Three Dead and 179 Wounded by State Forces

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Three dead and 179 wounded by state forces in response to peaceful civilian protests in Colombia

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Urgent Action: Increasing Death Threats in Colombia

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New Round of Death Threats against Union Leaders and Human Rights Defenders in Colombia

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Fighting and Dying For Justice in Honduras

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Just two short weeks after the death of Berta Cacerés, another member of her organization was gunned down and brutally murdered. Nelson Garcia, father of five, was on his way home for lunch when two unidentified assailants shot him in … Continue reading

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Action urgente après l’assassinat d’une militante écologiste au Honduras

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Un témoin de l’assassinat de la militante écologiste et autochtone hondurienne Berta Cáceres est retenu au Honduras

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