In honor of International Women’s Day, Ambassador Brownfield met today with representatives of Sisma Mujer. The Ambassador expressed strong concern for violence against women and recognized the importance of groups like Sisma Mujer in a democratic society. “The United States applauds the work of Sisma Mujer and its executive Director Claudia Mejia. Sisma Mujer seeks to reduce violence against women and engage women in the political process.”
Sisma Mujer was founded in 1998 and is dedicated to protecting the human rights of women.