Latin America

HLI Colombia Helps Stop “Baby Factories”

by Gladys Buitrago de Amaya, President of HLI Colombia In 2018, the Colombian Congress presented a bill to authorize the establishment of medical facilities to collect human gametes (sperms and eggs) and to transfer them to women or their sexual partners. The facilities would also use reproductive technologies, such as [...]

By |2019-09-13T19:15:03-04:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , |

HLI Gives Pro-Life Testimony in Puerto Rico

Background (HLI – Puerto Rico) Puerto Rico’s pro-abortionists were taken by surprise in May with the filing of Senate legislative bill 950 titled, “Law for the Protection of Women and Preservation of Life,” its purpose to set limits to reduce abortion access in the country. Given that Puerto Rico is [...]

By |2019-05-01T09:31:45-04:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , |

Argentina’s Victory. Now the War Continues.

We just witnessed how the Argentine people achieved great victory in their fight against the Culture of Death. They rejected the vilest of legislation: a bill that would have authorized the murder of those who incapable of defending themselves. Not only were there mass mobilizations throughout the country, including solidarity [...]

By |2019-04-30T23:05:26-04:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , |

Argentina – Hope to All Pro-Lifers

Argentina Legislators Choose Life Over Death After the recent fall of Catholic Ireland to the abortion regime, pro-abortion forces appeared confident that they could gain another victory for their ideology – this time Catholic Argentina. Instead, after a bill was introduced to legalize abortion-on-demand up to 14 weeks of pregnancy, [...]

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HLI Applauds Miraculous Argentina Vote Upholding Sanctity of Human Life

For Immediate Release Date: August 9, 2018 Contact: Deborah Piroch, HLI Director of Public Relations Email: dpiroch@hli.org Author: Dr. Oscar Botta, Pediatriation, Public Health Specialist and President, HLI Argentina (Buenos Aires, Argentina) - In the early hours of the morning, pro-life Senators were able to defeat the pro-abortion bill passed [...]

By |2019-01-21T09:48:04-04:00August 9th, 2018|Categories: HLI News, Press Releases|Tags: , , |
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HLI Campaign Aids in Huge El Salvador Victory

El Salvador Stands Firm on Abortion Ban Despite an intense push by pro-abortion forces for months, urging weakening of the El  Salvador abortion ban, the legislature adjourned April 27th without caving in to anti-life voices. Two bills which could have been under discussion were not even presented. A new, conservative, Salvadoran assembly [...]

By |2019-06-25T21:34:39-04:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , |

Battling Abortion in Bolivia

Covert Attempt to Legalize Abortion Abortion has long been illegal in Bolivia except in cases of rape, incest and the mother’s “health.” But on the United Nation's so-called International "Safe" Abortion Day, September 28, 2017,  the Chamber of Deputies covertly decriminalized abortion.  The bill alters Bolivia's Penal Code, with Key Article [...]

By |2019-04-29T16:43:48-04:00October 10th, 2017|Categories: HLI News|Tags: |

Venezuela Embraces Life

"I have come that may all have life" (John 10:10) As we approach autumn, it is good to harken back to the springtime. Then Human Life International’s Hispanic section, Vida Humana Internacional (VHI), was instrumental in starting a pilot program. The aim was to train 250 volunteers from seventeen parishes across [...]

By |2019-04-29T16:21:03-04:00September 11th, 2017|Categories: HLI News, Mission Reports|Tags: |

HLI Impacts Hundreds Across Latin America with the Gospel of Life

Every year Human Life International (HLI) impacts hundreds in Latin America alone with its pro-life training courses. This schooling, aimed at priests, seminarians and laity, will graduate over five hundred alone this year from the Dioceses of SonSon Rionegro in Antioquia, Colombia and of Maturin, Monagas, Venezuela.  At the present [...]

By |2019-09-11T16:12:39-04:00August 21st, 2017|Categories: HLI News, Mission Reports|Tags: |