Protests against Hondura’s President Juan Orlando Hernández leave several dead and wounded. The protests began with doctors and teacher strikes following a controversial reform to restructure the education and healthcare...
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21 June 2019
Protests in Honduras leave two dead
5 November 2018
We Effect observer in a new international cooperation platform
On October 24, at the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) Annual Meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina, a new cooperative platform for development was launched, the Cooperatives of the Americas Platform for...
2 March 2018
Berta Cáceres was killed – but her voice lives on
Two years after the brutal murder of Berta Cáceres, one of the most important leaders for indigenous peoples’ rights, the environment and human rights in Honduras, her words and actions...
15 January 2018
We Effect and the EU sign agreement in El Salvador for the right to housing
The delegation of the European Union in El Salvador has signed a grant contract with We Effect, in order to contribute to the strengthening of human rights and democracy in...
24 October 2017
Swedish lobbyist award to Guatemalan priest
Despite threats to his life, priest José Pilar Álvarez Cabrera continues defending the rights of the indigenous Maya Chortí people in Guatemala. Now, he is awarded the Lobbyist for Change-award...
23 October 2017
A dynamic youth school produces the leaders of tomorrow
The participants’ laughter and chatter is heard from afar, it is clear that something exciting is about to happen. The youth school of the Project for Integral Economic Empowerment of...