In 2015, Berta Caceres won the Goldman Environmental Prize, considered the world’s top award for grassroots environmental activism
LA ESPERANZA, Honduras (Mar. 6, 2016) — Thousands of mourners paid their final tributes Saturday to Berta Caceres, the indigenous activist killed on Thursday, March 3, demanding justice for the renowned environmentalist.
Some 200,000 residents of this Central American nation spent Saturday ridding homes and gardens of standing water and fumigating areas suspected of harboring larvae from the virus-carrying mosquito
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (Feb. 7, 2016) — Armed with brooms, spades and hoes, Hondurans by the thousands took part in a day of national mobilization to try and eradicate mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus, the government said.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (Feb. 2, 2016) — Honduras on Monday declared a state of emergency after officials said the number of Zika infections is rising at an “alarming” rate in the Central American country.