“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.”
Carla lost everything when she got pregnant at the age of 13: her first year of secondary school, her family, her boy
The internationally-acclaimed street artist Shepard Fairey has created a captivating new design exclusively for Amnes
Karla Mendoza, a 26-year-old Nicaraguan, has worked hard to have a professional career.
This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal
Josefina Rodríguez very nearly lost her life trying to protect the small plot of farmland in rural Nicaragua t
In this interview Marcia talks about achievements and set backs of the Nicaraguan women's movement over the last few
The rising number of women being murdered in Central America is highlighted in a recently released grim report, thank
Gender-based violence and sexual abuse are serious public security problems in Central America, and Nicaragua is no e
On 30 October 2009, women human rights defenders Ms Patricia Orozco, Ms Lorna Norori and Ms Ana Eveling Orozco, were
The United Nations Committee against Torture (CAT) described the criminalisation of abortion under any circumstances
Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Lati
Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and the Sandinista government have failed the country's women.
Nicaragua's Comprehensive Law number 779 went into effect in June 2012, but ever since then it has had to withstand a