Nobel laureate Jody Williams recounts her experience in Guatemala to witness the Sepur Zarco trial and stand in solidarity with the courageous women survivors.
The Case of the Women of Sepur Zarco: From Victims to Courageous, Precedent-Setting Survivors
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Sepur Zarco delegation 2016
On February 26 the Supreme Court of Guatemala sentenced retired army officer Francisco Reyes Giron and former paramilitary fighter Heriberto Valdéz Asij to 120 years and 240 years in prison, respectively, for crimes against humanity—including sexual violence, forced disappearances and murder—in the ...read more
Rachel Vincent, Director of Communications, is currently in Guatemala alongside Nobel laureates Jody Williams and Rigoberta Menchú Tum to witness the Sepur Zarco trial and stand in solidarity with the women survivors calling for justice.
We started our day at the Supreme Court in Guatemala ...read more
Be part of the online journey February 22 – 26 when Nobel peace laureate Jody Williams travels to Guatemala City. She will be joining sister laureate Rigoberta Menchú Tum to stand in solidarity with the brave Mayan women going up against the Guatemalan military in the landmark Sepur Zarco trial. The ...read more