Mexico. Shooting attack on murdered journalist’s daughter in Veracruz state

first_img Reporter murdered in northwestern Mexico’s Sonora state May 5, 2021 Find out more News Reports May 13, 2021 Find out more News Receive email alerts April 28, 2021 Find out more AmericasMexico Protecting journalists DisappearancesViolence Mireya Ulloa, the editorial director of the newspaper La Opinión de Poza Rica, narrowly survived a murder attempt on 11 March outside her home in Poza Rica, a city 25 km west of Papantla. Two other women journalists, Maria Esther Cansimbe and Adela Octubre, have been missing in Mexico since 2009 and 2012 respectively. May 26, 2020 Mexico. Shooting attack on murdered journalist’s daughter in Veracruz state The Veracruz police investigating her murder have carried out several arrests and recognize that it was directly linked to her reporting. In 2019, a total of ten journalists were killed in connection with their work in Mexico, which is one of the world’s most dangerous countries for media workers. It is ranked 144th out of 180 countries and territories in RSF’s 2020 World Press Freedom Index. A few hours after the 23 May shooting, De Luna Ferral posted an open letter on the website to President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and Veracruz governor Cuitláhuac García Jiménez in which she wrote: “Thank God that an angel watches over me and that my bodyguards and I survived this attack.” She reiterated her call for her mother’s killers to be brought to justice “because I am very afraid for my and my family’s lives.” Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the Mexican authorities to reinforce the protection being provided to María Fernanda de Luna Ferral, a recently murdered journalist’s daughter who was herself the target of a shooting attack on 23 May despite having an armed escort at the time. to go further Help by sharing this information AmericasMexico Protecting journalists DisappearancesViolence Organisation RSF_en Ferral Hernández, who was gunned down in the street in Papantla, another small town in the north of Veracruz state, was the Papantla correspondent of the regional newspapers Diario de Xalapa and El Heraldo de Poza Rica as well as founder and editor of Quinto Poder de Veracruz. She often covered kidnappings and enforced disappearances, some of which were blamed on the local police. “We hail the bravery of María Fernanda de Luna Ferral’s bodyguards and call on the Federal Protection Mechanism to carry out a risk assessment and provide her and her family with more protection,” said Emmanuel Colombié, the head of RSF’s Latin America bureau. “The Veracruz judicial authorities must also identify the perpetrators and instigators of her mother’s murder as quickly as possible.” NSO Group hasn’t kept its promises on human rights, RSF and other NGOs say Encontacto.mx A law student, De Luna Ferral decided to take over the running of Quinto Poder de Veracruz, the news website founded by her mother, María Elena Ferral Hernández, shortly after her mother’s murder on 30 March. She has been receiving protection and living in a supervised residence in Xalapa since the start of April. 2011-2020: A study of journalist murders in Latin America confirms the importance of strengthening protection policies News Follow the news on Mexico De Luna Ferral’s car came under fire from gunmen in another vehicle shortly before 11 a.m. in the small town of Gutiérrez Zamora, in the north of the state of Veracruz, as she was on her way to the state capital, Xalapa. She survived thanks to the bodyguards provided by the state of Veracruz, who fired back, repelling the attackers.last_img read more

DS5: The Mortgage Industry Work-Life Balance

first_img The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Previous: Impact of COVID-19 on Renters, Homeowners Next: Disaster Response: When the Dominoes Begin to Fall DS5: Work-From-Home Leadership Technology 2020-05-26 Seth Welborn Seth Welborn is a Reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of Harding University, he has covered numerous topics across the real estate and default servicing industries. Additionally, he has written B2B marketing copy for Dallas-based companies such as AT&T. An East Texas Native, he also works part-time as a photographer. Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Related Articles Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Share Save Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago DS5: The Mortgage Industry Work-Life Balance May 26, 2020 1,244 Views Tagged with: DS5: Work-From-Home Leadership Technology Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago  Print This Post The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago in Daily Dose, Featured, News, Technology The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago On this episode of DS5: Inside the Industry, DS News sits down with Marcia Davies, COO of the Mortgage Bankers Association. Davies will discuss how COVID-19 has put a strain on workers’ personal lives and work-life-balance, as well as what businesses are doing to cope with this new normal.Davies emphasizes the importance of leadership and communication during the COVID-19 crisis, noting that leaders should practice “over-communication.”She also dives into the impact of technology on the work-from-home environment across the industry.You can watch the full episode here or at the embed below. About Author: Seth Welborn Home / Daily Dose / DS5: The Mortgage Industry Work-Life Balance Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily Subscribelast_img read more

The Split-Dalmatia County has launched a tender aimed at raising the quality of the tourist offer

first_imgEvery natural person who provides catering services in the household, ie registered private renters and natural persons who will provide services in the household, category of accommodation facility “Holiday house”, ie future private renters, are entitled to support. The purpose of the Public Invitation is to award grants from the Budget of the Split-Dalmatia County for financing activities and projects that affect the increase in the number of accommodation capacities and raise the quality of the existing tourist offer. The Split-Dalmatia County has published a public call for applications for grants based on the Program for raising the quality of the tourist offer in the Split-Dalmatia County for 2019. Measures to achieve these goals include increasing standards, quality and additional supply, sustainable development, use of new technologies, development of special forms of tourism through co-financing of existing, registered accommodation facilities in the household, increasing the number of registered accommodation facilities in the household, type of facility – House for vacation, in the hinterland of Split-Dalmatia County. The public call is open for 30 days, ie from February 22 to March 22, 2019. Information on the Public Call and the program and all the necessary forms can be downloaded HERE.last_img read more