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Honduras Women's Day - abortion rights Honduran women mobilize against attacks on their rights and an increase in violence

Abortion is illegal in Honduras in all circumstances. According to the UN, between 51,000 and 82,000 abortions are performed in unsafe and clandestine conditions in the country each year

Spike in gender-based violence during quarantine in Latin America and the Caribbean

Feminists and women’s rights activists across the region say that women are at greater risk and urge the governments to step up measures to address all forms of gender-based violence

“Women will only be free when we dismantle capitalism”

Maria Júlia Montero, of the World March of Women, talks about the mobilizations planned for March 8

Feminist uprising in Mexico against patriarchal violence

The massive demonstrations were in response to several high-profile rape cases wherein the perpetrators were police officers

Peruvian feminists demand an end to gender-based violence

So far in 2019, over 105 cases of femicides have been registered in Peru

Puerto Rican protesters give Ricardo Rosselló ultimatum for resignation

Hundreds of thousands are mobilizing today in Puerto Rico and gave Governor Ricardo Rosselló until tonight at midnight to resign

Massive mobilizations against femicides across Latin America and Caribbean

According to data collected by observatories on gender and feminist movements of the region, about 282 femicides happened in Latin America and the Caribbean in January alone

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