PBI-Canada encourages Prime Minister Trudeau to read civil society letter to US Secretary of State Blinken on Honduras

AP Photo/Evan Vucci On March 5, PBI-USA signed this joint letter sent to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and the US Embassy in Honduras seeking justice for Indigenous Lenca leader Berta Caceres and all human rights defenders in Honduras. The letter was signed by thirteen other organizations including EarthRights Read more…

PBI-Guatemala accompanies the Network of Ancestral Healers at remembrance of Indigenous Lenca defender Berta Caceres

On March 3, PBI-Guatemala posted: “PBI accompanied the Network of Ancestral Healers of Community Feminism at the ceremony to honour the life of Berta Caceres on the 5th anniversary of her murder.” Caceres was the co-founder of the Civil Council of Grassroots and Indigenous Organizations in Honduras (COPINH) and was murdered Read more…

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…