Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco’

Save the dates: Oslo Freedom Forum in San Francisco September 2016 and Oslo May 2017

July 11, 2016

The New York based Human Rights Foundation has announced the dates for its ‘Oslo’ Freedom Forum:

On 29 September 2016 there will be a one-day event in San Francisco, California.

The big event will be held from 22-24 May 2017 in Oslo, Norway.

Killing of 3 indigenous HRDs in Honduras on 25 August

August 30, 2013

On 25 August 2013, human rights defenders Ms María Enriqueta Matute, Mr Armando Fúnez Medina and Mr Ricardo Soto Fúnez were killed in an attack in Honduras. The three belonged to various tribes of the Tolupán indigenous people, from Locomapa, in the Yoro zone, and had been involved in a peaceful protest against a local mining operation and the construction of Read the rest of this entry »