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Campesinos Ecologistas - El Documental

El 2 de mayo de 1999 fueron detenidos por militares Rodolfo Montiel y Teodoro Cabrera....

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Environment, Human rights defenders, Police brutality

Witnessed: 5248 times


Raúl Hernández, Preso de Conciencia

El 17 de abril del 2010, se cumplieron dos años del encarcelamiento del defensor de derechos humanos y líder de la Organización del Pueblo Indígena Me'phaa (OPIM), Raúl Hernández, señalado como...

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression

Witnessed: 3033 times


Reaching Out to El Salvador’s underserved

The Central American nation of El Salvador is the most densely populated country in the Americas....

Regions: El Salvador

Issues: Health, Poverty, Reproductive rights

Witnessed: 2905 times


Aguasabajo: El Proyecto de Presa Paso de la Reina

Desde hace varios años, existe el interés por parte de la Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) de construir una presa hidroeléctrica en la comunidad de Paso de la Reina y municipios cercanos de ...

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Environment, Indigenous peoples, Water

Witnessed: 3238 times


Street Youth in Guatemala, Peru and Bolivia

Take a look inside the work IPPF/WHR is doing to empower street youth to break the cycle of poverty.

Regions: Bolivia, Guatemala, Peru

Issues: Reproductive rights, Sexual rights

Witnessed: 3158 times


Oxfam America: "Follow the Money"

Standing at the pump, watching the numbers tick away, do you ever wonder where the money goes? You’re not alone: People on the other end of the pipeline are wondering too....

Regions: Central America, East Asia, South America

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Corruption, Human rights defenders

Witnessed: 2757 times


Community Testimonies: Hilda Lainez Velasquez from Honduras

Hilda Lainez Velasquez talks about the impacts on agriculture and health of mining activities by Canadian corporation Goldcorp Inc.


Regions: Honduras

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Environment, Food & health & development

Witnessed: 2723 times


Esmeralda: A transgender asylum seeker speaks out against immigration detention

Courage comes in many different forms. For Esmeralda a transgender asylum seeker from Mexico who faced horrific circumstances in immigration detention, it came in the form of seeking justice....

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Sexual exploitation

Witnessed: 3163 times


Community Testimonies: Mining Re-Sisters Honduras

Honduran Re-sisters testify about the pollution and health problems caused by the mine. They also ask questions about the meaning of development' and talk about the actions they are taking. ...

Regions: Honduras

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Environment, Food & health & development

Witnessed: 2148 times