Tags » Land And Territory

Chiapas: Tila Ejido Denounces Attempt to Kidnap Commissary

Anniversary of Tila Ejido on October 16, 2014

On February 6, Tila Ejido published a communiqué denouncing: “a group of inhabitants of the Cantioc community annex organized by members of the green party and the city council attempted to kidnap the President of the Ejidal Commissariat, coming to his house at dawn this Monday, February 6, after midnight to take him in that community another new attempt to provoke a conflict to strike our ejidal autonomy… 735 more words

Indigenous People

Chiapas: Chicoasen Ejido Denounces "Conflict Creation" for Those Who do not Support Project

On February 10, the Ejido Committee of the Basic Ejidatarios Commodities of Chicoasen Ejido denounced that “ON FEBRUARY 01 (…) THE TRUCKERS GROUP AGAIN … WANTED TO RECOVER THE ROADS WHERE THE CHICOASEN HYDROELECTRIC WORK HAS BEEN SUSPENDED FOR 8 MONTHS. 359 more words

Human Rights

Guerrero: Escalation in Unstoppable Violence

The Tlachinollan Mountain Human Rights Center, in its latest publication called “Armed Civilians”, denounces the escalation of the unstopable violence that is being experienced in the state of Guerrero… 291 more words

Human Rights

Guerrero: Massive Mobilization to Guarantee Basic Rights in La Montaña

La Montaña rises against hunger and discrimination. Photo@Tlachinollan

On February 6, the communities that form the Council of Damaged Communities of La Montaña (CCDM in its Spanish acronym) called for a massive mobilization in Tlapa de Comonfort… 449 more words

Human Rights

Oaxaca: Political Violence in the Mixes Leads to the Forced Displacement of a Thousand People

Announcement at San Pedro Ocotepec. Photo@Codigo DH Facebook

Violence due to a post-electoral and agrarian conflict in the municipal agency of Guadalupe Victoria, part of the municipality of San Juan Juquila, Mixes, … 215 more words

Justice System

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