“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.”
The first time I heard the term Women Human Rights Defender (WHRD) it was a bit of revelation to me.
In 2008, the Guatemalan parliament passed a law against ‘femicide' (even though it's a word you won't find in a
North Cauca, Colombia, June 24, 2011: The first meeting of indigenous women in resistance for the survival and autono
WILPF article detailing indigenous women's struggles against corporate abuse in Guatemala.