Honduras – Economic, social and cultural rights. Briefing on the situation of human rights defenders. June 2016.
On the 8th and 9th June 2016, the second Periodic Review of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Honduras (CESCR) will take place in Geneva. PBI wish to contribute to the efforts of Honduran organisations as they alert the Committee and the international community to the lack of protection and the vulnerability of the defenders of those rights which are the object of the Honduras Review. Effective achievement of economic, social and cultural rights depends on the valiant contribution of civil society and HRDs.
ALERT: Attacks and intimidation against participants and international observers at the International Meeting "Berta Cáceres Lives"
The undersigned organizations, express our deep concern about the serious incidents that occurred on Friday, April 15 in the town of San Francisco de Ojuera -Department of Santa Barbara where a dozen people were injured.
Alert: LGBT community at high risk. Security situation of Arcoiris Association. 1 February 2016.
The purpose of this Alert is to draw the attention of the international community to the security situation of the members of the Arcoiris Association, an LGBT organization accompanied by Peace Brigades International (PBI) since July 2015.
Alert for the security situation of journalist Dina Meza. 20 July 2015.
Growing restrictions on freedom of expression – the security situation of journalist Dina Meza, Alert num.1 – 2015.
Honduras- 2015 Universal Periodic Review. Briefing on the situation of Human Rights Defenders.
On May 8, 2015 in Geneva, Honduras will be examined for the second time under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR).For the first time, PBI has decided to offer recommendations for the UPR of Honduras, based on information gathered in the field and analysis shared with us by defenders. Individuals, communities and organisations who demand and defend their rights should be able to do so in a climate of freedom, respect and security.
Briefing PBI Honduras, Santa Elena, december 10, 2014.
On international human rights day PBI Honduras urges the international community to monitor the security situation of small scale farmers and indigenous peoples in the municipality of Santa Elena, department of la Paz, Honduras.