Latin America: murders of activists & environmentalists 2017, by country

Number of land activists and environmental defenders murdered in selected countries in Latin America in 2017

Latin America: murders of activists & environmentalists 2017, by country The statistic depicts the Latin American countries with the highest number of land activists and environmentalists murdered in 2017. That year, 57 activists fighting in land conflicts or for environmental causes were reported to have been murdered in Brazil, while other 24 victims were registered in Colombia.
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Number of land activists and environmental defenders murdered in selected countries in Latin America in 2017

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Number of victims
Brazil57
Colombia24
Mexico15
Peru8
Honduras5
Nicaragua4
Guatemala3
Argentina2
Dominican Republic2
Venezuela1
Number of victims
Brazil57
Colombia24
Mexico15
Peru8
Honduras5
Nicaragua4
Guatemala3
Argentina2
Dominican Republic2
Venezuela1
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The statistic depicts the Latin American countries with the highest number of land activists and environmentalists murdered in 2017. That year, 57 activists fighting in land conflicts or for environmental causes were reported to have been murdered in Brazil, while other 24 victims were registered in Colombia.
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