Category Archives: Education

Disaster Capitalism: Hurricane Maria & Puerto Rico’s Schools

Posted on by Maria Paola

To learn more about the role of the teachers federation and other Puerto Rican unions’ role in community–based recovery: http://bit.ly/2Ardg7k I just got off the phone with Sofia Feliciano in Puerto Rico. She told me that her father had been … Continue reading

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Transforming Communities Through Education

Posted on by Maria Paola

“I am grateful for the opportunity to have received this scholarship for higher education, both to the team at the Salvadoran Association for Integrated Health and Social Services (APSIES) and to the CoDevelopment family, as I gained the capacity to … Continue reading

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Delta Apparel Urgent Action Update: One Step Forward, 2 steps Back

Posted on by Jeffrey

As we reported last month in our Urgent Action in support of workers fired from Delta’s clothing assembly plant in Honduras, in April the company illegally fired 40 workers suffering from musculoskeletal injuries at their factory in Villanueva, Cortés, Honduras.

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Victory for Public Education in Colombia

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After 37 days of striking, CODEV partner the Federation of Colombian Educators (FECODE) reached an agreement with the Ministry of Education in Colombia. Teachers were joined by students and parents in organized peaceful actions across the country, in some cases … Continue reading

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Message from CoDev’s newest partner “Totlahtol Yoltok” in Veracruz, Mexico

Posted on by Kirsten

In January 2017, a collective of Mexican indigenous educators in Veracruz began a new project supported by CoDev and the BC Teachers Federation,

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