Latin America

Nina Lakhani, The Guardian
The international funders behind the hydroelectric dam opposed by murdered Honduran environmentalist Berta Cáceres are withdrawing from the project, the Guardian can reveal. Three financial institutions had pledged loans worth $44m for the Agua Zarca dam on the Gualcarque river, which is considered sacred by the Lenca people and which Caceres...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Indigenous people and allies around the world are mobilizing this Earth Day to...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Members of the Unified Campesinos Movement of the Aguán Valley (MUCA) carry mock coffins bearing photos of murdered relatives during a 2012 march against the ongoing violence in the Baja Aguán valley.
Honduran farmers on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against a branch of the World...