Monthly Archives: November 2015

UN rights expert raises alarm on “the critical situation faced by indigenous peoples in Honduras”

By | 12 November, 2015

TEGUCIGALPA / GENEVA (12 November 2015) – United Nations human rights expert Victoria Tauli-Corpuz warned about the critical situation faced by indigenous peoples in Honduras regarding their land and natural resources rights, as well as their lack of access to justice, education and health. She also expressed concern about the general environment of violence and… Read More »

End-of-mission statement on Honduras by the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples

By | 10 November, 2015

Tegucigalpa, 10 November 2015. “I am now concluding my visit to Honduras in my capacity as United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples. Over the last nine days, I have met with national, departmental and municipal government authorities, indigenous peoples, civil society organizations and the private sector in several parts of the… Read More »

End-of-mission statement on Honduras by the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz

By | 10 November, 2015

Tegucigalpa, Honduras, 10 November 2015 I am now concluding my visit to Honduras in my capacity as United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples. Over the last nine days, I have met with national, departmental and municipal government authorities, indigenous peoples, civil society organizations and the private sector in several parts of… Read More »