Catholic Peacebuilding Network

Enhancing the study and practice of Catholic peacebuilding


Honduras Map

On Sept. 24, 2009, Then-Acting Foreign Minister Carlos Lopez Contreras announced that Roberto Micheletti, who headed the de facto government in Honduras, was willing to begin talks and indicated that the Vatican would potentially be the mediator.

An international delegation made up of representatives from the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns and Pax Christi International met with stakeholders within Honduran society regarding the coup and issued a statement (PDF document).