Racial Equality Statute in Brazil
Fri Dec 17 2010 - Source:
Women’s groups from the movimento negro in Brazil are disappointed with the Racial Equality Statute recently passed in that country. Jurema Werneck from Criola, a black women’s NGO that confronts racism, sexism and homophobia, explains why.
Update on relief efforts in Haiti
Sat Jan 16 2010 - Source:
The worst earthquake in 200 years struck Haiti, causing catastrophic destruction in the hemisphere's poorest country. MADRE is working with its partner in Haiti, Zanmi Lasante, to bring humanitarian aid overland into the country.
Durban +5: Regional Conference for Latin America and Caribbean
Thu May 29 2008 - Source:
Brazil will host the GRULAC Regional Conference in preparation for the Durban Review Conference from 17 to 19 June, 2008.