PBI-Honduras awaits the hearing on evidence against the alleged intellectual co-author of the murder of Berta Caceres

On February 24, PBI-Honduras posted: “We are awaiting the resolution of the hearing to propose evidence against #DavidCastillo, the alleged intellectual co-author of the murder of #BertaCáceres and we recall the need for this resolution to adhere to international standards.” Castillo is a US trained ex-intelligence officer and former executive Read more…

PBI-Honduras accompanies the National Union of Rural Workers at media conference on food insecurity and agrarian crisis

On February 18, PBI-Honduras posted: “On Tuesday we observed the press conference called by organizations articulated in Via Campesina Honduras (CNTC Tegucigalpa, CODIMCA Honduras, UCIH, CILAH and FRENAJUC*) where they communicated their position on the agrarian crisis in times of pandemic, Eta and Iota.” “They stated that ‘66% of the Read more…

PBI-Honduras observes Guapinol residents filing complaint against public corruption

On February 16, PBI-Honduras posted: “Yesterday, we observed an action by the residents of Guapinol after filing a complaint with the Special Prosecutor for Transparency and Combat Against Public Corruption.” PBI-Honduras adds: “Tocoa social organizations denounce that the mayor of the municipality, Adán Fúnez, and the municipal secretary falsified public Read more…

PBI-Honduras to watch the trial of the five defenders criminalized for opposition to the construction of the Jilamito dam

On January 13, the Peace Brigades International-Honduras Project posted on its Facebook page: “We will be very attentive to the oral and public trial of the five people criminalized for the defence of the Jilamito River (Arizona, Atlántida) against the construction of a hydroelectric plant by the INGELSA company.” “The Read more…