Category Archives: Guatemala

Hurricane Devastation – Appeal for Support

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#Giving Tuesday 2020 In mid-November, two powerful, contiguous hurricanes battered Nicaragua, Honduras, and Guatemala, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. Eta and Iota generated mudslides and flooding, burying villages, flooding homes, and destroying crops. Government responses have been … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update: Guatemala

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GUATEMALA – Artesana Collective As of 19 December 2020, Guatemala reports 132,595 confirmed cases of COVID-19: 7,256 are active; 120,715 have recovered; and 4,624 people have died.1 The first case was confirmed on March 13; a Guatemalan citizen returning from … Continue reading

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Indigenous Guatemalan Activist speaks out about Vancouver Mining Corporation in Guatemala

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CoDev provided interpretation for Xinka activisit Luis Garcia who visited BC to speak about his people’s struggle to defend traditional territotires from Vancouver mining transational Pan American Silver.
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UnderMining Indigenous Rights: Pan American Silver in Guatemala

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Hosted by CoDev, Mining Justice Alliance Canada, MiningWatch Canada, and Students for Mining Justice Undermining Indigenous Rights: Pan American Silver in Guatemala Wednesday, November 20 6-8 pm SFU Harbour Centre, Room 2270 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver unceded Coast Salish … Continue reading

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We will not shut up and will not give up!

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“If they attack one of us, they attack all of us” On March 8, 2019, CoDev’s Guatemalan partner, Women’s Sector Political Alliance suffered an attack in the lead-up to International Womens’ Day celebrations (IWD).

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