Urgent Action: Human Rights and Land Defender Shot Dead in Peaceful Protest

Urgent Action! Human rights and land defender shot dead in peaceful protest

Guatemalan human rights and land defender, Sebastián Alonso Juan, was murdered on January 17, 2017 during a peaceful protest against the imposition of a mega-hydroelectric dam project.

On January 17, community members from the Ixquisis region of San […]

House Parties

Gather your community and hold a house party!

February 28, 2016 marked a big step forward for justice in Guatemala when a verdict was reached in the Sepur Zarco trial. For the first time in the Americas, a national court successfully tried sexual slavery as a crime against humanity for […]

Visit Guatemala on a Delegation

Visit Guatemala on a Delegation with NISGUA!

Every year, NISGUA supporters have the chance to visit Guatemalan communities and organizations that seek justice & accountability, an end to impunity, and stand in defense of life and territory. The 8-day visit to […]

Tell TIAA-CREF to divest from Tahoe Resources!

Click here to take action! Tell TIAA-CREF to divest from Tahoe Resources!

Guatemalan communities are saying not to Tahoe Resources – It’s time for U.S. investors to say NO too!

U.S. and Canadian listed mining company Tahoe Resources has one mine operation, the Escobal silver mine in southeastern […]