Fighting Silence in Honduras: The Battle Against Corruption, Impunity, and Violence

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The International Issues Discussion (IID) series at Ryerson University, is pleased to present its third event of the Fall 2016 term in partnership with PEN Canada:

Fighting Silence in Honduras

Dina Meza

Dina Meza

Dina Meza: award winning journalist, human rights defender, author, and founding member/current President of PEN Honduras – named one of Reporters Without Borders 100 heroes and heroines of information in 2014.






Jorge Miralda

Jorge Miralda: retired teacher, historian of the National Coordination for the Popular Resistance Front of Honduras, Secretary of the Union of Writers and Artists of Honduras, and founding member/Vice-President of PEN Honduras.






Fred Alvarado

Fred Alvarado: TV producer, documentary film maker, political commentator, and winner of PEN Honduras/PEN Canada’s inaugural award for investigative journalism.






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