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Human Rights Café: Violations of Indigenous Rights in Nicaragua

  Peace Brigades International & Amnesty International Student Group Utrecht invite you to the Human Rights Café: ‘Violations of Indigenous Rights in the Nicaraguan Caribbean Coast’ at The Louis Hartlooper Complex. This Human Rights Café features human rights defender Lottie Cunningham from Nicaragua. Lottie, the current guest of the Shelter City project in Utrecht, will […]

Justice and Human Rights in Honduras: discussing the case of Berta Cáceres and defending human rights in the post-election context

Both ENDS, Peace Brigades International and TNI cordially invite you for an interesting discussion meeting featuring a delegation of Copinh Honduras (the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras) and GAIPE (The International Advisory Group of Experts that investigated the murder on Berta Cáceres). The delegation exists of the following members: – Bertha […]

Dialogues with Civil Society #1 Lolita Chávez

CEDLA: Centre for Latin American Research and Documentation and Nalacs: the Netherlands Association for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, are organizing a series of seminars titled “Dialogues with Civil Society”. The goal of these dialogues is to bring together a broad audience of academics and non-academics to discuss relevant societal issues in Latin America. The kick-off of the […]

Nieuwste Peaces (#13) is uit!

In deze Peaces blikken we terug op het afgelopen jaar. Zoals op onze gasten in het kader van ‘Shelter City’. Shelter City is een programma dat speciaal is opgezet om bedreigde mensenrechtenverdedigers tijdelijk een veilige plek te bieden. Een plek vrij van bedreigingen, waar ze door kunnen werken en tegelijk trainingen volgen, hun netwerk uitbreiden […]

Discussion Meeting: The Defense of Garífuna Cultural and Environmental Rights in Honduras

PBI the Netherlands and CEDLA organize the Discussion Meeting: The Defense of Garífuna Cultural and Environmental Rights in Honduras This Discussion Meeting features the Honduran Human Rights Defender Aurelia Arzú. Aurelia is a leading member of the Organización Fraternal Negra de Honduras (OFRANEH) – she works protecting and defending ancestral territories of the Garífuna people in Honduras. Aurelia will […]

Shelter City gast Lottie bij symposium Universiteit Leiden

Vorige week presenteerde onze Shelter City gast Lottie het verhaal van haar strijd voor mensenrechten in Nicaragua bij het Colloquium ‘Heritage and Rights of Indigenous Peoples’ van de Universiteit Leiden. Hier deelden zowel academici als inheemse mensen verschillende cases van over heel de wereld. Het was voor iedereen erg interessant om de verschillende strategieën voor […]

Introduction new Shelter City guest: Lottie Cunningham Wren from Nicaragua

Utrecht introduces the new Shelter City guest: Lottie Cunningham Wren! With her non-profit organisation CEJUDHCAN (Center for Justice and Human Rights of the Nicaraguan Coast), Lottie advocates for the rights of the indigenous and afro-descendant peoples of Nicaragua’s Caribbean Coast. Through her implementation of strategic litigation, Lottie has worked to protect the collective human rights […]