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Norma Patricia Barrón Núñez


Norma Patricia Barrón Núñez is a woman human rights defender who since June 2019 has been searching for her son and husband who were kidnapped and disappeared by unknown persons in Irapuato, Guerrero. Since the beginning of her search for truth and justice Patricia has received threats and intimidation because of her activism.

Disappearances are endemic in Mexico, often happening with collusion from the state. HRDs working on the issue face serious risk, up to and including death.