Human Rights

Berta Caceres PRESENTE!

Staff and volunteers of the Friendship Office and the Honduran Accompaniment Project (PROAH) are deeply saddened and distressed after the cruel murder of Berta Caceres .  Berta was permanently committed to the struggle for justice for the Honduran people and her Lenca communities commitment to defending resources permanently under attack from the Honduran government and investors from the U.S., Canada and China.  She was also a long time friend and partner in the struggle of many of us at the Friendship Office.
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5 more Tulipanes murdered in Locomapa

We inform the national and international community that yesterday, Sunday February 21, the Tolupan tribe in San Francisco de Locomapa suffered another massacre. This time it took place in the village Cabeza de Vaca Number 2, where four people were killed during the massacre and one more died just now in San Pedro Sula.

Human Rights groups call on the US to: Stop the Raids and Focus Instead on U.S. Policy towards Central America

Statement from U.S. and Central American Groups Working on Human Rights, Immigrant Rights, Women’s Rights, U.S. Foreign Policy and Latin America Solidarity


Congressman José E. Serrano
Representing the Fifteenth District of New York
December 4, 2015

Delegation of Churchwomen to Honduras, Dec. 5-11, 2015

The Friendship Office closes this year leading a pilgrimage of 12 women to Honduras in collaboration with the Sisters of Mercy Institute Justice Team.  Mercy Sisters and Institute Justice Team Director, Jean Stokan will travel first to El Salvador to commemorate the four church women murdered there in December, 1980.  This December, we carry the spirit of Maura, Ita, Dorothy and Jean with us to Honduras.

Coalition Against Impunity in Honduras calls for a CICIH for Honduras

Honduras demands an international Commission against Impunity: belligerent and committed in the fight against corruption and impunity.

21 Members call for suspension of military aid to Honduras

Twenty one Members of Congress call on Sec. of State John Kerry to suspend training and support for Honduran military and police due to human rights abuses.
The letter, sponsored by Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA), was signed by Congressional Progressive Caucus co-chairs, Reps.

Radio Progreso/ERIC on problems with national dialogue

Monday, August 10, 2015  "Our Word", Radio Progreso and ERIC-SJ
"Where are we headed with the dialogue?"

The presence of the General Secretary of the Organization of American States (OAS), Lui­s Almagro, has provided strong backing to the official strategy of Juan Orlando Hernandez for a national dialogue which was itself a response to the phenomena of the torchlight marches. *
Visit our blog -Visite nuestro blog

Honduras Accompaniment Project blog in English, including articles, news and urgent actions.

Blog en español del Proyecto de Acompañamiento internacional en Honduras (PROAH), incluyendo artículos, noticias, y acciones urgentes.



Video of the "Comision de Verdad" (Commission of Truth) in Honduras.

Commission of Truth Honduras reports

Final report of the "Comision de Verdad" (Commission of Truth), Honduras:

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