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Advocacy, Campaigns

The Long Road to Justice, Prosecuting Femicide in Mexico | UN Women

It took Irinea Buendía six years to get justice for her daughter’s murder, but her pursuit of justice led to a historic precedent in prosecuting femicide in Mexico.
publication date: 
Nov 29, 2017
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Mexico
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Jurisprudence

Femicide Law | Guatemala 2008

The Guatemalan Femicide Law was approved by 112 out of 158 members of Congress amid jubilant cries from demonstrators who had assembled outside Parliament as a sign of mourning for the hundreds of women who have been brutally killed in Guatemala.
publication date: 
May 2, 2008
countries: 
Guatemala

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