Category Archives: GuatemalaDecember 23, 2019
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.
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 readingPosted in Events, Guatemala, Human Rights, Indigenous Rights, International Solidarity | Comments Off on UnderMining Indigenous Rights: Pan American Silver in Guatemala September 18, 2019
“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).Posted in Guatemala, Human Rights, International Solidarity, Women's Rights | Comments Off on We will not shut up and will not give up! July 26, 2019
Last December, CoDev Executive Director Steve Stewart, in his capacity of Co-Chair of the Americas Policy Group (a national coalition of organizations working for human rights and development in the Americas) testified to the Canadian Parliament’s immigration committee on the … Continue readingPosted in Canada, Central America, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico | Tagged Americas Policy Group, Canadian Parlimentary committee on Citizenship and Immigration, Migration | Comments Off on CoDev Exec Director Testifies to Citizenship and Immigration Committee March 14, 2019
CoDevelopment Canada is alarmed by a break-in that took place early on March 8 at the Women’s Sector’s offices in Guatemala City. Sensitive information, such as accounting documents and files on women’s organizations in Guatemala, were stolen. As well, the … Continue readingPosted in Canada, Guatemala, Human Rights, Latin America, Urgent Action | Comments Off on Take Action: Attack on Guatemalan Women’s Sector