Gov’t to invest $400,000 in violence prevention programs
Associations fight for the liberation of Imelda, a young woman who was victim of sexual violence and on trial accused of abortion
Panamanian scientist Lorena Coronado was awarded the L'Oréal-UNESCO for women in science 2018 award for her research into a non-invasive treatment against malaria. Source.
📰 Ali Watkins and Meridith Kohutreport on US investments in El Salvador and how they impact levels of violence in the country, for the New York Times.
📰 Hilary Francis explains how the European left supports President Ortega on The Conversation.
📰 December 12 marked four decades since El Salvador’s El Mozote massacre - Anna-Cat Brigida reported on the victims’ search for justice for Al Jazeera.
📰 Josh Mayer writes for NACLA on the historical aspects of Nicaragua’s uprising by explaining the fire at Indio-Maíz and decades of illegal colonization and trampling of Afro-descendant and Indigenous peoples’ rights.
📷 Prison weddings in Centro Penal de Apanteos in El Salvador - moving photos by Neil Brandvold
📷 US caravan shows solidarity with Central Americans - photos by Victor Peña for El Faro
📷 Images from the photobook “When We Were Strangers” by Salvadoran Juan Anibal Sosa Iglesias and his partner Jake Naughton on their queer love story, on the New York Times
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