Violence Against Women, by Mario González Chavajay
Central America is one of the most dangerous places in the world for women. Women are being brutally tortured, raped, and murdered--with virtual impunity. And the violence is escalating.
Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras have the most femicides in the Western Hemisphere.
Impunity is the rule, with 98% of cases never resolved.
The women's bodies frequently reveal torture, mutilation, and sexual violence.
Domestic violence is rampant.
Suicide of victims of domestic violence is rising.
Thousands of women from Central America have fled to Mexico and the United States. They need your support!