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Joy as Resistance

You're invited! Please join us at NISGUA's annual end of year fundraiser on Monday, December 6 at 5-7 PT // 7-9 CT // 8-10 ET. We will hear from poets and organizers who will share how they've been organizing across colonially imposed borders and in the midst of a global pandemic.

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NISGUA is currently hiring for a full time Digital Organizer!
We are looking for committed and politically-grounded individuals to join our team.

March webinar
Webinar! "On our own terms: Indigenous perspectives on forced displacement & immigration systems"
Presenting Floridalma Boj Lopez (Maya K'iche'), Gerónimo Ramírez (Maya Ixil), Natali Segovia (Quechua/Peruvian).
40th Anniversary Timeline
40th Anniversary Timeline
2021 marks NISGUA's 40th anniversary! Take a look at this interactive timeline which highlights some key events in our 40 years of organizing, accompaniment, and relationship bulding.
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Stand with communities as they defend their lives and territories against unjust trade policies and the violent imposition of extractive projects.

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Support survivors who seek justice and an end to impunity for crimes committed during the Internal Armed Conflict.

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Build trans-territorial solidarity by linking communities in the U.S. and Guatemala in the struggle for justice and self-determination.

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Several delegates walk up a path in Las Margaritas Copón. Photo credit: Chantelle John

Dissuade violence through presence and transnational advocacy, at the request of Guatemalan organizations and activists targeted for their struggles.

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  • Darkened background of photo of line of femmes with drums and chanting in front of a line of Guatemalan police. White text reads: 14th Annual Gathering in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala. SAVE THE DATE! Joy as Resistance: Trans-territorial organizing in the midst of global crisis. December 6, 5 pm PT/8 pm ET, Hosted on Zoom.

October Solidarity Update

October 29th, 2021|0 Comments

[español abajo] Dear community, This month, we share with you the concerns of Guatemalan human rights, and survivors organizations over changes to the Public Prosecutor's Human Rights office. We also invite you to commemorate Indigenous people’s day by listening [...]

  • At the center of the picture, in the middle of a forest, a sacred fire is being burned. Around the woodfire, petals of white flowers surround the fire.

September Solidarity Update

September 29th, 2021|0 Comments

The sacred fire burns during a ceremony celebrated on September 10 in commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the ADH on Maya Mam territory. Photo credit: ADH [Español abajo] Dear comrades, family, and friends, [...]

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