The 2013 Annual Report on
Nicaragua is now live »
The rape and sexual abuse of girls in Nicaragua is widespread, yet the government is failing to address this hidden human rights emergency.
The Nicaraguan authorities must eradicate rape and widespread sexual abuse of girls, Amnesty International has said in a new report.
Rape and sexual abuse are widespread in Nicaragua, and the majority of victims are young. More than two thirds of all rapes reported between 1998 ...
Document AMR 43/006/2010
This report looks at how the human rights of children, particularly girls, are violated not only by the direct actions of state officials, but also when the state ...
Report AMR 43/008/2010
STOP SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST NICARAGUAN GIRLS STOP SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST NICARAGUAN GIRLS. ...
Postcard AMR 43/005/2010
Every year, thousands of migrants face kidnap, rape and murder in Mexico. You can help them.
Why is maternal mortality a human rights crisis?
The absolute ban endangers the lives and health of women and girls in Nicaragua, where all forms of abortion have been criminalized since July 2008 ...
In this briefing, Amnesty International conveys information and concerns regarding the problem of rape and sexual abuse in Nicaragua, in particular ...
Report AMR 43/004/2010