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Update from Buenaventura, Colombia

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On Tuesday June 6, Colombian authorities and community leaders in the Pacific port of Buenaventura reached a deal to lift the 21 day civil strike that emphatically demanded the national government and President Juan Manual Santos, to fulfill their commitments … Continue reading

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Canada should support democracy, not just condemn the government, in Venezuela

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Backing a mediation effort would be a good start.

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Answering a Partner’s Call

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Our partner MEC has been dealing with an extraordinary situation.

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New Video – Non Sexist & Inclusive Pedagogy

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View our brand new video describing NSIP on You Tube! Non-Sexist and Inclusive Pedagogy is aproposal which began with unionized teachers in Costa Rica, for developing liberating, democratic and inclusive educative practices. The pedagogical proposal is in constant transformation as … Continue reading

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Fighting and Dying For Justice in Honduras

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Just two short weeks after the death of Berta Cacerés, another member of her organization was gunned down and brutally murdered. Nelson Garcia, father of five, was on his way home for lunch when two unidentified assailants shot him in … Continue reading

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