Browsing Tag Honduras

Honduras: One Year After Journalist Anibal Barrow’s Murder

Honduras: One Year After Journalist Anibal Barrow’s Murder

By | July 9, 2014 at 4:08 pm

Despite a few welcome advances by the authorities, an alarming climate of fear, persecution and impunity prevails for journalists in Honduras.

Posted in: Campaigns

Keeping Score: World Cup 2014

Keeping Score: World Cup 2014

By | June 13, 2014 at 12:53 pm

PEN highlights the cases of writers in several countries participating in the World Cup: Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, Ecuador, England, Honduras, Iran, Ivory Coast, Mexico, Nigeria, Russia, and the United States.

Posted in: Campaigns

Groups Seek Human Rights Protections in Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement

Groups Seek Human Rights Protections in Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement

By | April 14, 2014 at 4:13 pm

PEN Canada and the International Human Rights Program (IHRP) at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law called on officials to tie human rights obligations to Canada’s proposed free trade agreement with Honduras during a committee appearance in Ottawa.

Posted in: News

Honduras Must do More to Protect Journalists, Urge Writers in Support of Canadian Report

Honduras Must do More to Protect Journalists, Urge Writers in Support of Canadian Report

By | March 27, 2014 at 12:51 pm

The Inter-American Commission of Human Rights (IACHR) is pushing Honduran government officials to improve the investigation of journalists’ murders, following writers’ testimonials in Washington, D.C.

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Canadian Report Documenting Impunity in Honduras to be Presented in Washington, D.C.

Canadian Report Documenting Impunity in Honduras to be Presented in Washington, D.C.

By | March 24, 2014 at 4:42 pm

PEN and the University of Toronto Faculty of Law’s International Human Rights Program, have been granted a public hearing before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, March 25.

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A Portrait of Violence Against Journalists in Honduras

A Portrait of Violence Against Journalists in Honduras

By | February 28, 2014 at 9:40 am

Honduran journalist and human rights defender Dina Meza considers the historical background to the current culture of impunity and violence against journalists.

Posted in: Blog

Honduras Must End Lethal Violence Against Journalists and Climate of Impunity

Honduras Must End Lethal Violence Against Journalists and Climate of Impunity

By | January 23, 2014 at 3:00 am

Honduras: Journalism in the Shadow of Impunity details how journalists who cover corruption and other sensitive issues increasingly face threats and lethal attacks.

Posted in: News

Honduras: Journalism in the Shadow of Impunity

Honduras: Journalism in the Shadow of Impunity

By | January 23, 2014 at 3:00 am

Journalists who cover organized crime, government corruption and other sensitive issues are increasingly facing threats and lethal attacks in Honduras, with almost complete impunity for perpetrators, said PEN International in a report released today in partnership with PEN Canada and the International Human Rights Program (IHRP) at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law.

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Fighting Impunity in Central America

Fighting Impunity in Central America

By | September 29, 2012 at 11:46 am

PEN Canada is pleased to continue our partnership with the International Human Rights Program at the University of Toronto. This year’s project will focus on the sources of impunity in Central America, particularly for violence against journalists.  Our report will examine relevant international  human rights law  in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and […]

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