Filipino environmentalists join global protests to demand justice for Honduran activist Berta Caceres

Filipino environmentalists join global protests to demand justice for Honduran activist Berta Caceres

Kalikasan PNE is a member organisation of the Yes to Life, No to Mining network. They have long been stalwart activists for the rights and safety of community and environmental defenders and have been leading the charge of actions in response to the murder of Berta Caceres last month. The...

Fight with Joy: Remembering Berta Caceres

Fight with Joy: Remembering Berta Caceres

Originally posted on Intercontinental Cry. Words and photo by Sandra Cuffe. I lost it at the one about the crab in the laptop case. Laughter filled the little room and floated out into the dirt courtyard of the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH) office. Bertha Isabel Cáceres...

Honduras: COPINH Denounce Assassination of Berta Caceres

Honduras: COPINH Denounce Assassination of Berta Caceres

March 7, 2016 HONDURAS March 6, 2016 (Click here to read in Spanish) The Council of Indigenous and Popular Organizations of Honduras (COPINH) demands an investigation by independent and impartial experts to identify those physically responsible for the political assassination of Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores, General Coordinator of COPINH, as well...

Urgent action: protection for Gustavo Castro Soto, witness of Berta Cáceres murder

Urgent action: protection for Gustavo Castro Soto, witness of Berta Cáceres murder

  • Written on: 03 March 2016
  • Posted under: Campaigns

As detailed in a 2015 report from Global Witness, Honduras is the most dangerous country in the world for environmental activists. Urgent action alert : we are asking for protection for Gustavo Castro Soto,  who witnessed the assassination of Berta Cáceres last night & was injured himself. He is now...

organizaciones sociales desmitifican el I Congreso de Minería de Honduras

organizaciones sociales desmitifican el I Congreso de Minería de Honduras

publicado originalmente por M4   Entre el 7 y el 11 de julio se realizó en la ciudad de Tegucigalpa el I Congreso Internacional de Minería de Honduras organizado por la Universidad Politécnica de Ingeniería, UPI, y gobierno a través del Instituto Hondureño de Geología y Minas. Desde los convocantes, la...

Indigenous Communities Slam Mining Injustice in Honduras

Indigenous Communities Slam Mining Injustice in Honduras

Originally published by TeleSUR on 10/07/15.   Photo: COPINH Communities condemn the corporate sell-off of land for mining extraction and the creation of a “transnational dictatorship” in Honduras. Indigenous people in Honduras are protesting an international conference on mining in the capital Tegucigalpa to condemn the human rights abuses committed...