Countries: Guatemala

See also: Central America
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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: 3128 times


Guatemala declares calamity as food crisis worsens - 15 Sep 09

A "state of calamity" has been declared in Guatemala, where about 54,000 families are struggling to feed their children. ...

Regions: Guatemala

Issues: Food & health & development, Health, Poverty

Witnessed: 2040 times


Eight Mayan Women

Eight Mayan Women is a story of continued resistance to the Canadian mining company Goldcorp. ...

Regions: Guatemala

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Environment, Indigenous peoples

Witnessed: 2643 times


UDHR60: Frank La Rue, UN Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Opinion and Expression

Frank La Rue is the UN's Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Opinion and Expression, and answers our question "What image opened your eyes to human rights?"


Regions: Guatemala

Issues: Indigenous peoples, Labor, Violence

Witnessed: 4242 times


Roundup: Highlights this week on the Hub

Three highlights from the wonderful world of the Hub this week: ...

Regions: Ecuador, Guatemala, United States

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Elections, Indigenous peoples

Blog entry

Archiving the Rio Negro Genocide for Memory and Evidence

I first became familiar with the stories of Rio Negro and Jesus Tecu Osorio not long after coming to work at WITNESS, five years ago....

Regions: Guatemala

Issues: Impunity, Independence of the judiciary, Mass killings

Blog entry

WITNESS Media Archive: Footage from Rio Negro Massacre

On March 13, 1982, eleven-year-old Jesus Tecú Osorio watched the torture, rape and slaughter of 177 women and children in his village, including most of his family....

Regions: Guatemala

Issues: Impunity, International criminal court, Mass killings

Witnessed: 7803 times


Witnessed: 3777 times