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Latest items for Honduras

Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"It also advocates repealing laws that limit women's access to common goods, such as the controversial Mining Law and Seeds Law" (para 13).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DV-DATA-1, AFE-PRACTICE-1

"Vijil explains in a phone interview from the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa, these and other issues - such as rampant domestic violence and gender discrimination in education - have long been ignored" (para 10).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1, LO-PRACTICE-1

"'As long as women can't get out of these situations [of poverty],' Suazo says, 'as long as they don't have guarantees for a dignified life, improvements in their labour rights, and access to land, technology and credit, the country will not develop no matter how much foreign investment comes'" (para 19).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Under strict rules outlawing abortion, women can face up to six years behind bars for seeking to end a pregnancy" (para 8).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DMW-PRACTICE-1

"'PoletikaH represents a complex challenge,' says Vijil, who works with the Center for the Study of Democracy. She highlights the machismo that pervades Honduran politics and society" (para 11).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MURDER-DATA-1

"One woman is murdered every 14 hours in a femicide crisis that has reached epidemic levels in the wake of the 2009 US-backed military coup, which briefly put Roberto Micheletti in power as president before Porfirio Lobo Sosa of the conservative National Party won national elections later that year" (para 7).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: NGOFW-DATA-1

"A recent graduate, Vijil, 21, is the social media mastermind behind a new Oxfam-funded initiative that aims to put women on politicians' agendas. The initiative called PoletikaH - a Spanish portmanteau combining politics and ethics - aims to widen the conversation and expose candidates when they fail to rise to the occasion. Fed up with seeing their concerns sidelined, PoletikaH and more than 70 women's organisations came together to launch on September 12 a feminist political agenda to serve as a measuring stick to scrutinise the presidential candidates' focus on the problems women face ahead of the November 26 election" (para 3-5).
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Lucia Vijil pounds out a flurry of tweets directed at Honduras' leading presidential candidates, pressuring them to make specific proposals on women's rights. It's more than clicktivism, she says. Vijil is one of hundreds of feminist activists with a clear message for politicians ahead of Sunday's election: Honduran women won't vote for candidates who ignore them" (para 2). "Fed up with seeing their concerns sidelined, PoletikaH and more than 70 women's organisations came together to launch on September 12 a feminist political agenda to serve as a measuring stick to scrutinise the presidential candidates' focus on the problems women face ahead of the November 26 election" (para 5). "Through biweekly...more
Jan. 8, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-3, GP-DATA-3

"'PoletikaH represents a complex challenge,' says Vijil, who works with the Center for the Study of Democracy. She highlights the machismo that pervades Honduran politics and society, and the lack of awareness about the gendered dynamics of key issues such as poverty and inequality" (para 11).
Nov. 30, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Greece, Guinea, Honduras, Iceland, Laos, North Korea, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Sweden, Syria, Thailand, Uruguay
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

According to AgeOfConsent's data, the legal age of consent is 15 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

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Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

6.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

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