“He said his fantasy was watching me with other men, but I knew he was taking money from them.”   


Name:
Alma
Age: 41  

Two more women have been murdered during the night; one has been found strangled under her bed, the other was lying in the street.” 


Name:
 Susana Chavez 
Killed: Aged 35

After three days he bought his freedom and got out.” 


Name:
Lizzy
Age: 39

“The police held him for a while so I could go back and get some clothes and nappies.”


Name:
Carla
Age: 24

“I’m afraid, but I have to cope.”


Name:
Wendy
Age: 34

“My father said: If you’ve kidnapped the children I’ll help your husband to get them back.”


Name:
Laksmi
Age: 30 

“What we see is a state which does not take responsibility for its people.”  


Who:
Mesa de Mujeres (Women’s Table)
What: Network of researchers and activists who investigate feminicides.

“As far as the politicians are concerned, it’s a reality that doesn’t exist.”


Who:
Casa Amiga
What: Centre for support and advice for women who have been subjected to violence.

“We give all the women a make-over; it helps them feel that they have become a new person.”


Who:
Sin Violencia
What: Takes in women from around 40 women’s shelters all over Mexico.