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OCTOBER 22: JOIN US ONLINE
Hear from Edwin Canil, Association for Justice and Reconciliation president, about the ways survivors' organizing has shaped Guatemala and the importance of international ties between movements! Call in Spanish with call-in number for English interpretation.
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"How to Stop a Dam With Indigenous Resistance" - This fall, José Gómez, a Maya Mam organizer with ACODET, will lift up lessons from successful community organizing in the face of the Xalalá dam.
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DEMOCRACY IN ACTION
Since 2005, over a million Guatemalans have voted against resource extraction projects in their territories. But a bill currently before Guatemalan Congress seeks to co-opt this powerful display of community self-determination.
PROTECTING LAND
For years, communities impacted by Tahoe Resources' Escobal mine have creatively organized to denounce its lack of social license. Now, they are maintaining a 24-hour peaceful encampment to protest the mine's ongoing presence.
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Standing with communities as they defend their lives and territories against unjust trade policies and the violent imposition of resource extraction projects.

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Drawing deeper connections through international solidarity, linking communities in the U.S. and Guatemala in the global movement for justice and self-determination.

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Providing a dissuasive presence at the request of Guatemalan organizations and communities who are at risk for their work seeking justice for crimes of the past and defending their lives, culture and territory against the imposition of resource extraction projects.

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Solidarity Update: September 2018

September 29th, 2018|0 Comments

News recap: Court affirms that the state enacted genocide, but finds Rodríguez Sánchez not guilty in a split decision; Constitutional Court upholds temporary suspension of Escoal mine and calls on the State to consult impacted Xinka communities. This and [...]

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