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Criminalization of HR defenders in Latin America

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The criminalization of human rights defenders in Latin America – An assessment from international organisations and European networks, June 2012. (Available in EN, ES and FR)

This paper aims to describe the expressions and trends in criminalization in Latin America, and to make recommendations to the EU and the United Nations on the basis of examples from emblematic cases in Peru, Guatemala, Honduras, Ecuador and Colombia. 

ES-Criminalización de los y las defensores de derechos humanos en América Latina – Una aproximación desde organizaciones internacionales y redes europeas
FR-La criminalisation des défenseurs des droits de l’homme en Amérique latine – Une évaluation par des organisations internationales et des réseaux européens
EN-The criminalization of human rights defenders in Latin America – An assessment from international organisations and European networks