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Minor blackmailed and raped for sharing nude photos

Minor blackmailed and raped for sharing nude photos

Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017. 10: 11 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Police are reporting a disturbing case of rape in which a 13-year-old girl claims she was blackmailed into…

“20,000 Strong” rally draws largest crowd

“20,000 Strong” rally draws largest crowd

Posted: Friday, March 11, 2016. 11:17 a.m. CST By Aaron Humes: Thousands of women – and not a few men – rallied at the Marion Jones Stadium this morning for…

Pregnant 19-year-old viciously raped

Pregnant 19-year-old viciously raped

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2015. 2:09 p.m. CST By Chrisbert Garcia: Reports of a disturbing incident were made to Dangriga Police yesterday, involving a woman who is currently six months…

WIN-Belize candidates’ forum canceled

WIN-Belize candidates’ forum canceled

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015. Aaron Humes Reporting: This evening the Women’s Issues Network Belize announced that the first of its kind women candidates’ forum scheduled for tomorrow, Thursday, has been…

Man sexually assaults mother in law in Corozal

Man sexually assaults mother in law in Corozal

Friday, October 2nd 2015. BMG: A 77 year old woman from San Joaquin Village, Corozal District reported to police that her son-in-law raped her at her home around 10am on…

BTL to address offensive advertising

BTL to address offensive advertising

Friday, August 7th, 2015. Aaron Humes Reporting: This week, Belize Telemedia Limited removed two Facebook posts with suggestive content after complaints by prominent Belizeans including Senator and attorney Senior Counsel…

Encouraging acceptance of breastfeeding at work

Encouraging acceptance of breastfeeding at work

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015. BMG: August 1st-7th of each year is celebrated as World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) in more than 170 countries worldwide, encouraging breastfeeding and ultimately improving the health…

Special Envoy addresses crime against women

Special Envoy addresses crime against women

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015. Aaron Humes Reporting: The recent spate of domestic incidents involving and against women has become serious enough to attract the attention of the Police Department which…

CARICOM’s Round Table on Adolescent Pregnancy commences today

CARICOM’s Round Table on Adolescent Pregnancy commences today

Thursday, June 25th 2015. BMG: Caribbean countries will unite in Belize City today, to discuss Adolescent Pregnancy in the Caribbean.  The discussions, organized under the umbrellas of the United Nations…

Women’s skills forum held in Punta Gorda

Women’s skills forum held in Punta Gorda

Friday, March 13, 2015. JUAN CAAL Reporting: Various women’s groups from the Toledo district took part in a public forum in Punta Gorda town today. The event was part of…

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