PBI-Guatemala accompanies the Human Rights Law Firm to a hearing for the Indigenous human rights defender Samuel Choc

On June 13, the PBI – Guatemala Project accompanied the Human Rights Law Firm (Bufete de Derechos Humanos – BDH) at a hearing for the Indigenous human rights defender Samuel Choc. Choc was arrested in March 2018 and charged with “usurpación agravada” (aggravated usurpation). UNSR Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the United Nations Read more…

PBI-Canada Board member at information meeting on Canadian mine in Mexico

The Peace Brigades International – Mexico Project accompanied the Civil Observation Mission (la Misión Civil de Observación) to an information meeting today about the Ixtaca mining project in the south-central Mexican state of Puebla. Peace Brigades International-Canada Board member Paul Bocking travelled with PBI-Mexico for this accompaniment. Vancouver-based Almaden Minerals Read more…