Honduras Honduras

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez gives an speech during a meeting last year in San Salvador, El Salvador. Marlon Gomez/CON/LatinContent/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Marlon Gomez/CON/LatinContent/Getty Images

Construction workers at a site in Miami. Thousands of construction workers in the U.S. face the elimination of their temporary protected status and the prospect of deportation. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Ending Temporary Protection For Foreign Workers Could Hurt U.S. Rebuilding Efforts

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/568569232/568756027" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Eric Conn, who was sentenced in absentia to 12 years in prison after fleeing justice this summer, has been arrested in Honduras. He's seen here in a photo released by the Public Ministry of Honduras. Public Ministry of Honduras hide caption

toggle caption
Public Ministry of Honduras

Supporters of Honduran presidential candidate Salvador Nasralla clash with soldiers and riot police near the Electoral Supreme Court (TSE) on Thursday. Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images

Supporters of Honduran presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance against the Dictatorship party Salvador Nasralla protest in Tegucigalpa, on Wednesday. Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images

A woman spray paints the phrase "Always Alive" below a stenciled image of slain environmental and indigenous rights activist Berta Cáceres in Tegucigalpa. Fernando Antonio/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Fernando Antonio/AP

Family Of Slain Indigenous Rights Activist Wants U.S. To Stop Funding Honduras

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/470714669/470861388" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Berta Cáceres was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 2015. Goldman Environmental Prize hide caption

toggle caption
Goldman Environmental Prize

Berta Cáceres, Honduran Indigenous Rights Leader, Is Murdered

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/469045372/469083213" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Menelio Briones, 32, along with his wife, Marinelis Sabillón, 33, and their five children arrive at the El Edén center in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. They were attempting to reach the U.S., but were picked up in Mexico and deported. Patrick Farrell/Miami Herald staff hide caption

toggle caption
Patrick Farrell/Miami Herald staff

A police officer is silhouetted through the emergency room door at a public hospital in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. With 91 murders per 100,000 people, the Central American nation is often called the most violent in the world. The homicide rate is roughly 20 times that of the U.S. rate, according to a 2011 U.N. report. Esteban Felix/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Esteban Felix/AP

A view of part of the vast Mosquitia jungle in Honduras. A team of explorers, guided by scans made from airplanes, recently discovered an important ancient city in the region. Courtesy of UTL Productions hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of UTL Productions

Explorers Discover Ancient Lost City In Honduran Jungle

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/391875592/392014930" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A December celebration launching a partnership between members of the Garifuna community and a doctor in New York. The collaboration is aimed at reducing the HIV infection rate among the Garifuna. Alexandra Starr/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Alexandra Starr/NPR

An Unlikely Alliance Fights HIV In The Bronx's Afro-Honduran Diaspora

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/383352305/384223126" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Taqueria La Delicia is a lonchera, or food truck, that parks near a Lowe's Home Improvement store in New Orleans. The owner is Honduran, and so are many of the day laborers who eat there. Laine Kaplan-Levenson/WWNO hide caption

toggle caption
Laine Kaplan-Levenson/WWNO