Honduran Indigenous Leader Berta Cáceres Assassinated, Won Goldman Environmental Prize Print
Written by Democarcy Now!   
Thursday, 03 March 2016 16:21
Honduran indigenous and environmental organizer Berta Cáceres has been assassinated in her home. She was one of the leading organizers for indigenous land rights in Honduras.

In 1993 she co-founded the National Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH). For years the group faced a series of threats and repression.

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