Griselda Martínez, the leader defending women’s rights in La Mosquitia, Honduras

By Dunia Orellana, Journalist and GOJoven Alumnae, GOJoven Honduras March 8, 2018 – International Women’s Day Puerto Lempira, La Mosquitia, Honduras. In Honduras, we seldom hear about the work of indigenous women who struggle daily for the most vulnerable people in the country, risking their lives defending their community’s rights. One such woman is Griselda […]

Griselda María Martínez Padilla

Griselda María Martínez Padilla is a Misquita activist who has experience working for the quasi-governmental National Human Rights Commission as an educator and promoter of human rights. Griselda has an Associate’s Degree in Social Work and has worked on human rights campaigns dedicated to helping people living with HIV/AIDS in some of the poorest regions […]