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29 Aug 2017

Honduras: Tourism company Carivida files defamation lawsuits against Garifuna leaders defending ancestral land

The tourism & hospitality company, Carivida, filed defamation lawsuits against 4 Garifuna leaders part of the Fraternal Garifuna, Black Organization of Honduras, OFRANEH. For years, the Garifuna communities have been defending their ancestral land rights from tourism companies.

 Business and Human Rights Resource Centre invited Carivida to respond; the response is available here.