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The López Obrador administration should act immediately to strengthen protection mechanisms

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Crosses with the names of 14 journalists and human rights defenders who have been murdered since President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office are pictured in front of the National Palace in Mexico City on Friday, February 22, 2019.
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 Asylum seekers in the United States face dangerous, even deadly, consequences when their claims are not taken seriously.
 
 Those at risk are people like Santos Amaya, a Salvadoran police officer who had received death threats…
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It’s still unclear what convinced Mexico’s new president to collaborate with the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” immigration policy in June of this year. Was it the threat of tariffs, or a genuine desire to crack down on migrants? In any case,…
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(Mexico City) — A few weeks ago, a group of disability rights organizations and experts made a request to the Mexican government asking it to guarantee the implementation of disability rights. Doing this requires a state body that can monitor, coordinate…
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Mexico City ’s Congress is currently discussing a new bill on the system of care, creating the practical framework for implementing the right to care under the city’s 2017 constitution.
 
 The government is right to consider how to meet the basic…
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Humanitarian Agencies Should Search for Migrants With Disabilities at US-Mexico Border

Click to expand Image A Honduran migrant explains to Human Rights…
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