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El Salvador woman jailed after stillbirth seeks freedom.

After 10 years in prison, Teodora del Carmen Vasquez, convicted under a strict abortion law, hopes she will be freed.

- Al Jazeera - QA

El Salvador: Woman jailed after stillbirth in court.

After 10 years in prison, Teodora del Carmen Vasquez, convicted under a strict abortion law, hopes she will be freed.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Salvadoran court turns over massacre remains to families.

El Salvador's Supreme Court has authorized handing over six sets of skeletal remains from the 1981 El Mozote massacre to a group representing victims' relatives after forensic experts said they were too decomposed to be individually identified by DNA testing.

- FOX News - US

Salvadoran court turns over massacre remains to families.

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — El Salvador's Supreme Court has authorized handing over six sets of skeletal remains from the 1981 El Mozote massacre to a group representing victims' relatives after forensic experts said they were...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Court Rules ICE Can't Detain Immigrant Teens Without Due Process.

ICE locked up immigrant teenagers for months without evidence in violation of their due process rights. After five months locked up in detention, F.E.* returned home to Brentwood, New York. I thought I'd never see my 'Mami' again," the 17-year-old said. His offense? Scribbling 503,' the calling code for El Salvador, in his ...

- ACLU - US

A research experience to smile about.

Field expeditions to Nepal and El Salvador to research oral health helped one student discover her passion for public health

- UC Berkeley - US

Uruguay se convierte en el primer país de Sudamérica en recibir a refugiados del norte de Centroamérica.

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Uruguay Cuatro familias refugiadas de El Salvador, Guatemala y Honduras arribaron el 30 de noviembre a Montevideo, Uruguay, para poder reconstruir sus vidas lejos de la violencia.Cuatro familias refugiadas centroamericanas arribaron hoy al ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

El Salvador: 71st country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration.

Education International welcomes the move by El Salvador to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, committing itself to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of violent conflict.

- Education International - BE

How to make the global compacts on migration and refugees work for uprooted children.

Source: UN Children's Fund Country: Afghanistan, El Salvador, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, South Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, United States of America, Viet Nam, World, Zambia A new UNICEF report includes practical examples of ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Wrapping up visit, UN rights chief urges El Salvador to address femicide and abortion ban.

At the end of his first visit to El Salvador, the United Nations human rights chief on Friday highlighted the Government's stated commitment to human rights, as well as several issues facing the Central American country, including the highest rate of femicide in the region and the abortion ban that punishes women “for ...

- UN - INT

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