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Chiapas: "Forum on Defense of the Earth, Life and Territory" Declares itself against Presence of Environmental Gendarmerie in Lacandon Jungle

Forum in Amador Hernandez (Photo@Noe Pineda)

On December 5, the “Forum on Defense of the Earth, Life and Territory” was held in the ejido of Amador Hernandez, in the Municipality of Ocosingo, Lacandon Jungle. 448 more words

Human Rights

Chiapas: Statement from the Tila Ejidatarios

Press Conference in San Cristobal de las Casas Photo @Sipaz

In a public complaint issued on November 24, the Tila ejidatarios, adherents to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle, announced the threats and intimidation that they continue to suffer. 148 more words

Human Rights

Chiapas/International: Week of Global Action in Solidarity with San Sebastian Bachajón

Demonstration at the Mexican Consulate in New York in support of La Sexta Bachajon Photo@: Viva Bachajon WordPress

From December 4 to 10, 2016, a symbolic day for being International Human Rights Day, a week of global action will be held in solidarity with San Sebastian Bachajon, Chiapas. 486 more words

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Oaxaca: Alejandro Murat Takes Office as Governor

@Twitter Murat

In the early morning of December 1 and in an alternate location, Alejandro Murat Hinojosa (of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI) took office as the new governor of Oaxaca. 443 more words

Land And Territory

National: "Women Human Rights Defenders We Believe and Create" Campaign Launched

From November 25 to December 10, simultaneous activities will be carried out in 15 states within the framework of the “Women Defenders of Human Rights We Believe and Create” campaign, which seeks to disseminate a series of printed and electronic materials to make the contribution of women human rights defenders visible, as well as the adverse environment they to do their work. 251 more words

Human Rights

Chiapas: Movement in Defense of Life and Territory 12-Day Pilgrimage Ends in San Cristobal de Las Casas

Photo@SIPAZ

On November 25, after a 12-day walk through 11 indigenous municipalities in the North, Jungle area and Highlands of Chiapas, thousands of pilgrims arrived in San Cristobal de Las Casas, where they denounced the threats and insecurity that they live with in the villages where they come from. 918 more words

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Chiapas: International Day to Combat Violence against Women

Beginning of the march in Plaza de La Resistencia. Photo@SIPAZ

November 25 is International Day to Combat Violence against Women. In Chiapas, many activities were organized in this framework. 600 more words

Human Rights