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GHRC currently monitors and provides analysis of five thematic areas that have affected human rights: militarization...Learn More
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GHRC’s Winter 2014-2015 issue of El Quetzal highlights continued challenges regarding the defense of land rights and provides updates from a slew of important human rights cases. The issue also includes a report back from our Fall 2014 Speaker’s Tour with Miriam Pixtún and our 2014 Alice Zachmann Human Rights Defenders Award, as well as reflections on GHRC’s August “Women in Resistance” delegation to Guatemala.
Featured articles include:
- The Continued Use of Martial Law: The Case of San Juan Sacatepéquez
– Guatemala Admonished by Inter-American Commission and Court
– Advancements, Setbacks and Updates in Important Human Rights Cases
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