PBI-Guatemala accompanies Maya Ch’orti’ visits to state institutions to demand closure of projects lacking their consent

On December 3, the Peace Brigades International-Guatemala Project posted, “Today PBI accompanied Nuevo Día to different state institutions in Chiquimula, San Juan Ermita, Camotán and Jocotán where they requested the absolute closure of projects that have been installed illegally and without the consent of the communities.” These photos from the Read more…

PBI-Guatemala visits environmentally-threatened department of Petén

On December 2, the Peace Brigades International-Guatemala Project posted, “During our observation trip to Petén we visited different organizations, including ACDIP (the Association of Peasant and Indigenous Communities for the Integral Development of Petén), the Petenero Front, the Ixmucáne Women’s Association, and La Otra Cooperative.” PBI-Guatemala adds, “They shared their Read more…