Honduras

Honduras Solidarity Network: Day of Action March 30th

“One Teacher Dead – Twenty teachers jailed for ‘sedition’ and ‘illicit protests’. Teachers threatened with mass firings for their national strike against the repression and attacks.” “Journalists attacked by police – Cameraman in hospital after police deliberately fire tear gas bomb at his face” “Massive use of tear gas and beatings send teachers, students, and…

Call on the international community to ensure all human rights are respected in Honduras

The following alert was originally issues by COFADEH. The Committee of Relatives of the Detained and Disappeared in Honduras (COFADEH) is requesting that letters be written to leaders at the Organization of American States (OAS) and Inter-American Commission for Human Rights (IACHR) regarding the current human rights crisis in Honduras, including threats and attacks against…

Delegations to Nicaragua and Honduras

Join the Alliance for Global Justice on delegations to Nicaragua (June 19-27, 2011) and/or Honduras (June 27-July 5, 2011). In Nicaragua, we will explore the theme of US intervention in the upcoming elections. In Honduras, we will accompany the non-violent progressive coalition, National Front for Popular Resistance, as they present their plan to restore democracy…

Campesinos Face Systematic Evictions in Honduras

The following was originally circulated by the Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America. Below you will find a background piece on what led the Lobo government to deploy 300 heavily armed police and military in late November 2010 to systematically evict and displace campesino farming communities on Agrarian Reform cooperatives in the Aguán region…

Short-Term Accompaniment in Honduras

If you have been looking for a chance to support the people of Honduras through accompaniment, but are unable to go for an extended period of time, this is the opportunity for you! The following alert was originally distributed by the Friendship Office of the Americas. “The daily bloodshed of human beings is perpetrated by…

Accompaniment Needed in Honduras – Training Opportunity

This alert was originally distributed by the Friendship Office of the Americas. The first training for people qualified and interested in doing accompaniment with the Honduras Accompaniment Project (HAP)/Proyecto de Acompanamiento en Honduras will be led by the Network in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala (NISGUA) in January 2011 in the Bay Area, California.

Long-Term Accompaniment Volunteers Needed in Honduras

The following message was originally sent by the Friendship Office of the Americas. If you or your organization is interested is interested in doing long-term accompaniment work, or sponsoring a long-term volunteer accompanier, please let us know. At this time (September 2010) and for the next several months, the project is looking for individuals with…