“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
This paper draws on discussions from The Institute for Inclusive Security's 12th Annual Colloquium “Across Conf
GUATEMALA CITY, Dec 27, 2010 (IPS) - Guatemala, it seems, is trying out a new image.
This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal
In a country where machismo is still the rule, Sandra Torres doesn't cut the demure figure of past first ladies.
A United States federal court ruling this week could unleash a wave of political asylum claims from applicants who sa
When a federal court in California blocked the deportation of an undocumented Guatemalan woman this week, the case re
The 9th U.S.
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that Guatemalan women could possibly be eligible for political asylum
Washington, Jul 13 (EFE).- The 9th U.S.
An appeals court ruling has raised the possibility that Guatemalan women will be able to seek asylum in the United St
A former Guatemalan soldier pleaded guilty Wednesday to concealing his role in a 1982 massacre of peasants by the arm
Guatemala's 36 year civil war resulted in 662 massacres, 200, 000 dead or “disappeared”, and over one mil
A group of Guatemalan Indian women who were raped by army soldiers during the country's 1960-1996 civil war broke the
March 4-5, 2010, marked a historic moment for women in Guatemala, where for the first time the Court of Conscience ag
Peacebuilding has become increasing important as a means of preventing continuinghostilities among previously warring
UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM IN GUATEMALA CONDEMNS THREATS AGAINST NORMA CRUZ, DIRECTOR OF ‘SURVIVORS FOUNDATION'
The rising number of women being murdered in Central America is highlighted in a recently released grim report, thank
Some 708 women were killed in Guatemala in 2009, based on Interior Ministry figures released on Saturday.