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The whereabouts of Randy Vizcaíno González have been unknown since he was supposedly detained by the police on 13 December 2013 in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic.
Around twenty families who were left homeless after the January 2010 earthquake face imminent eviction from their makeshift camp in Port-au-Prince. If evicted they will once again be left homeless....
Violent clashes during protests that started in early February give no signs of abating. So far, the official death toll stands at 23 people, with over 300 injured.
Yomaira Mendoza, a leader of the Afro-descendant community in the Curvaradó River Basin campaigning for collective land titles, has received repeated death threats.