Mónica Roa: Protecting Women´s Rights Through the Courts

Octubre 17, 2016

http://thewarnerresource.com/newly-redesigned-warnernavigator-com-2/ BY MÓNICA ROA  This article is part of the Heroes of Social Inclusion series from the Spring 2012 issue of Americas Quarterly. View the full list of heroes here. I grew up in a family with no father. I saw the responsibilities that my mother had to take on alone to…

Mónica Roa: legal champion of abortion rights

Octubre 17, 2016

When, in 2012, somebody shot at Mónica Roa through the toughened-glass windows of her office in Bogota, Colombia, she escaped with glass in her hair and a story she’s keen to avoid. “There’s been so much written about the shooting”, says the Colombian human rights attorney. “It’s part of the…