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by Hannah Spruce
Endless ghostly sisters, you the 50 million
who never existed. Missing or erased.
You, the womb rejected never had a voice.
At birth umbilical coils, snake-like…
Tags » Femicide
For my first blog post, it feels only appropriate to talk about the gender equality and women’s campaigns that are circulating the UK at the moment. 1,664 more words
Christof Heyns, United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions, has presented the report of his visit to Mexico in April and May 2013, where he collected information on violations of the right to life and individual integrity, as well as on torture and forced disappearances. 360 more words
National: the Mexican government does not comply with the recommendations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)
Representatives of the National Network of Women Human-rights Defenders in Mexico (RNDDHM), which is comprised of 83 non-governmental organizations, have met with Silvia Pimentel and Line Bareiro, experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), to address the situation of female human-rights defenders and female journalists in Mexico. 371 more words