Skip to main content

Archive by Category

Countries: Honduras

    Terrorism Financing Risk in Nonprofit Organizations in Latin America

    January 29, 2021

    This ICNL Spanish-language publication is based on survey responses submitted by 729 NPO sector representatives from 17 participating countries. The report presents an in-depth analysis of survey findings, as well as recommended reforms that can be implemented through collaboration among civil society organizations, government agencies, regional FATF bodies, and international experts.

    Latin America: Freedoms of Association and Peaceful Assembly in Times of Coronavirus

    April 30, 2020

    On April 1, 2020, ICNL hosted Regional Virtual Round Tables for civil society partners in Latin America and the Caribbean to address constraints on key civic freedoms in the rapidly evolving context of the coronavirus pandemic. The meetings resulted in a write-up outlining the discussions and examining various issues. The write-up is available in both English and Spanish.

    Honduras

    July 19, 2018

    Last updated: 14 September 2018 - In August 2018, civil society networks entered into a national dialogue aiming to reach agreements on issues such as electoral reform and presidential re-election, violations of human rights, Constitutional reform, and strengthening the rule of law. National consensuses are considered to be essential to avoid another electoral crisis and greater social upheaval.

    Enabling Environment National Assessment

    January 1, 2017

    The Enabling Environment National Assessment (EENA) is an action-oriented research tool designed to assess the legal, regulatory and policy environment for civil society.

    New Tax Code

    December 6, 2016

    CON G RESO NACIONAL REPUBLICA DE HONDURAS, CENTRO AMERICA COMISION ESPECIAL DE DICTAMEN DEL CODIGO TRIBUTARIO Nosotros, integrantes de la Comisión Especial del Código Tributario […]

    Law on Local Councils and Community Associations

    March 8, 2016

    1 La Gaceta A. Sección A Acuerdos y Leyes REPÚBLICA DE HONDURAS – TEGUCIGALPA, M. D. C., 10 DE FEBRERO DEL 2014 No. 33,351 La […]

    Tax Act with all its reforms included

    February 6, 2016

    Ley 822, Ley de Concertación Tributaria con todas sus reformas incluidas (Revisión Nº 2 al 17 -Dic -2015) Aporte de George A . Lazo Sánchez […]

    Promoviendo la Enseñanza del Derecho de las Organizaciones de Sociedad Civil en América Latina

    September 6, 2013

    ICNL edited a compilation of chapters written by law professors from six Latin American countries on models, lessons learned, and recommendations for teaching the laws governing CSOs.

    Framework Public Policy Law in Social Matters and Poverty Reduction

    August 21, 2013

    Congreso Nacional de Honduras 1 LEY MARCO DE LAS POLÍTICAS PÚ BLICAS EN MATERIA SOCIAL Y REDUCCIÓN DE LA POBREZA E X P O S […]

    Special Rules for Promoting Development NGOs: The Scope of Regulations, Definitions, and Acronyms

    May 3, 2013

    !1!REGLAMENTO DE LA LEY ESPECIAL DE FOMENTO PARA LAS ORGANIZACIONES NO GUBERNAMENTALES DE DESARROLLO (ONGD) DE LOS ALCANCES DEL REGLAMENTO, DEFINICIONES Y ABREVIATURAS Considerando: Que […]

    Special Law to Promote Non Governmental Organizations for Development

    January 22, 2013

    Instituto para el Desarrollo Social y Participación Ciudadana www.eldesarrollosocial.org 1 Ver sección sobre este tema en: www.eldesarrollosocial.org LEY ESPECI AL D E FO M EN […]

    Law on Electoral and Political Organizations and their Reforms

    December 12, 2012

    1 R EPÚBLICA DE HONDURAS L EY ELECTORAL Y DE LAS O RGANIZACIONES POL ÍTICA S Y SUS REFORMAS ANEXO CONSTITUCIONAL SOBRE LA LEY ELECTORAL […]

    Traffic Law

    December 12, 2012

    DECRETO 205‐2005 LEY DE TRÁNSITO TÍTULO I DISPOSICIONES GENERALES CAPÍTULO I DISPOSICIONES GENERALES ARTÍCULO 1.‐ La presente Ley tiene por objeto la preservación del orden público, la defensa de la vida, la integridad física de las personas, la protección de los bienes y el fomento del bienestar social, mediante la regulación legal del uso y circulación de los vehículos automotores terrestres y el obligatorio registro policial de los mismos. Quedan sujetos a sus disposiciones todas las personas que conduzcan cualesquiera tipo de vehículos y sus pasajeros, cuando circulen en carreteras, calles y demás vías públicas o privadas, rurales o urbanas, comprendidas en todo el territorio nacional, y también los peatones; y, en su caso, los propietarios de dichos vehículos, dueños de semovientes o terceros que también hagan uso de dichas vías públicas o privadas. Las presentes normas comprenden en lo que se refiere aplicable, los estacionamientos de vehículos, públicos o privados, los edificios construidos […]

    Municipalities Act

    December 12, 2012

    Ley De Municipalidades Asociación de Municipios de Honduras 1 PODER LEGISLATIVO DECRETO NÚMERO 134-90 EL CONGRESO NACIONAL, CONSIDERANDO: Que la Ley de Municipalidades y del […]

    Law on Police and Social Affairs

    December 12, 2012

    Cen tr o E lec tró nic o d e D ocumentac ión e In formación Judic ial Poder Judicial de Honduras Cort e S […]

    Penal Code

    December 12, 2012

    Poder Judicial de Honduras Centro Electrónico de Documentación e Información Judicial “DECRETO 144-83” CÓDIGO PENAL [1] LIBRO PRIMERO PARTE GENERAL TÍTULO I APLICACIÓN DE LA […]

    Constitution of the Republic of Honduras

    December 12, 2012

    Poder Judicial de Honduras Centro Electrónico de Documentación e Información Judicial “DECRETO 144-83” CÓDIGO PENAL [1] LIBRO PRIMERO PARTE GENERAL TÍTULO I APLICACIÓN DE LA […]

    Volunteerism Law (Draft Text)

    September 6, 2012

    LEY DEL VOLUNTARIADO DE HONDURAS EXPOSICIÓN DE MOTIVOS HONORABLE CONGRESO NACIONAL: En los últimos años el voluntariado como actividad y los voluntarios y voluntarias de […]

    Law of Population Security (Decree 105)

    September 6, 2012

    Honduras_HO-Security-Tax-Law.pdf

    Synergies and Activism for a Legally Favorable Environment for NGOs

    September 6, 2012

    1 2 Proceso de sistematización: Francisco José Alcaide Canata Revisión y Validación: Gabriela Castellanos Teguc igalpa, Noviembre de 2010 Este documento de sistematización se elaboró […]

    Inter-American Commission Human Rights Report on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders in the Americas

    December 31, 2011

    This report on human rights defenders in the Americas, published in 2011 by the Inter‐American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), is a follow up to the body's 2006 report on the same subject.

    Executive Agreement 770-A-2003

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    New Non-Governmental Organizations Registry Spurs Framework Law Initiative

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Political Constitution (modificada en 2005)

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Law on the Regulation of Private Development Organizations Dedicated to Financial Activities, as amended through 2005

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Non-Governmental Organizations in Central America Legal Framework Report

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    CSO Legal framework

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Executive Decree PCM-024-2002, which creates the Registration and Monitoring Unit for CSO

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Associative Life in Honduras

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Secretary of Government and Justice Press Release

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Compilation of Laws related to the Freedom of Association in the Constitution

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Final Report on the Legal Framework Affecting Private Development Organizations Survey

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Taxation Code (amended in 2007)

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Requirements for Civil Associations to acquire Legal Capacity

    December 1, 2011

    Nombre del Trámite: Personalidad jurídica (Iglesia, Comités, Consejos, junta de Agua, Fundaciones, Asociaciones, OPD, ONG) Descripción: Es la existencia legal que se le otorga a […]

    Requirements for International Civil Associations to Acquire Legal Capacity

    December 1, 2011

    This document has been provided by the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL). ICNL is the leading source for information on th e legal environment […]

    Wave of Constraint

    December 2, 2010

    Recent Developments in Venezuela, Ecuador, Honduras, Iran, Bahrain, and Cambodia Global Trends in NGO Law, Volume 2, Issue 2 (December 2010) Between November 22 and […]