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Attacks against human rights defenders in Guatemala: UDEFEGUA's 2010 report

The report includes statistics for the period of January to June 2010, some of the most damning include:

• 189 attacks against human rights defenders
• 5 assassinations of human rights defenders
• a 1,471.43% increase in written threats
• a 147% increase in intimidations

The second section of the report includes UDEFEGUA’s findings on the criminalization (i.e. launching baseless legal claims against) of human rights defenders in Guatemala during the period 2004-2009.

The full report is available, in Spanish, at http://www.udefegua.org/images/Informes/informe_udefegua_semestral.pdf.

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