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Honduras Human Rights

In Honduras, Leaving the Weapons at Home

Gustavo Payan | Posted 10.15.2014 | World
Gustavo Payan

Often in the headlines for its sky-high homicide rate-close to 90 homicides per 100,000 residents -- Honduras is a country where despair is measured by the lives lost to violence every day.

Killing the Messenger: Attacks Rise on Women Human Rights Defenders

Laura Carlsen | Posted 02.12.2013 | World
Laura Carlsen

Women human rights defenders are not only targeted by the interests they confront. They are often abandoned -- or worse, attacked -- by governments and sometimes by their own communities and families.