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Tanzania: Feature-Smartphones Help Women Secure Land Rights

By Kizito Makoye originally posted on Trust

Jacqueline Nyantalima, a resident of Ilalasimba village, is one of a group of young people running a new land mapping process. 881 more words


Willits City Manager Adrienne Moore Gives "Green Light" to Harass Medical Cannabis Users, Code Enforcement Cracks Down on Willits Patients

Why is Willits City Manager Adrienne Moore teamed up with Willits Code Enforcement Officer John Sherman harassing Willits Medical Cannabis Users without any valid formal citizen complaints? 313 more words

Nation: A minor murdered and ten others wounded in Santa María Ostula


On 19 July, a 12-year old minor was shot in the Nahua community of Ostula. municipality of Aquila, Michoacán. Hidelberto Reyes García was in a shop when he was hit by a bullet fired by a military convoy comprised of 30 vehicles. 589 more words

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What It's Worth.

The Handsome Sidekick and I have been doing some painting and renovating this week. This involved removing our bath, repainting the bathroom and part of the dining area, and a whole lot of mess. 895 more words

2014 State Department Human Rights Report Identifies Numerous Challenges for Guatemala

By Jason Mann, GHRC Summer 2015 Intern

On June 25, 2015 Secretary of State John Kerry announced the release of the State Department’s Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2014… 1,049 more words

Human Rights Analysis

Guatemala News Update: August 4-7

‘Obnoxious’ La Puya Members Will Not Make the Gold Mine Go Away, CEO Says

In a Vice News article, Jeff Abbott reports on the recent victory won by La Puya in a local Guatemalan court and his interview with Dan Kappes, CEO of mining company Kappes, Cassiday, & Associates (KCA), while on his recent trip to Guatemala. 613 more words


Human Rights Convergence Denounces Intimidation Against CALAS

The Human Rights Convergence stands in solidarity with the Center for Legal Action in Environment and Social Issues (CALAS) in the wake of recent acts of intimidation toward the organization. 455 more words

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