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Posted on: Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Read a project update from MADRE's partner organization Wangki Tangni.
Posted on: Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Read an update from our partner organization in Peru, CHIRAPAQ.
Posted on: Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Check out our latest project update from the Rigoberta Menchu Foundation in Guatemala.
Posted on: Friday, January 20, 2012
Read a project update from MADRE's partner organization in Guatemala, the Women Workers Committee.
Posted on: Saturday, December 24, 2011
MADRE's Partners in Guatemala Demand an End to Gender-Based Violence MADRE's partner organization in Guatemala, The Women Workers Committee, has been dedicated to ending the epidemic of violence against women and girls in their community. Recently, on the...
Posted on: Thursday, November 10, 2011
Project Update: Symbolic Tribunal in Colombia
Posted on: Thursday, October 13, 2011
We just received an update from our sister organization LIMPAL in Colombia, and we want to share the news with you. LIMPAL is a community-based women’s organization working to promote social justice for women who have been...
Posted on: Thursday, July 8, 2010
In Guatemala, as many as 112,000 people were forced from their homes following a devastating volcanic eruption and tropical storm last month. In the communities where our sister organization, the Women Workers' Committee, works, an estimated 800 homes were destroyed,...
Posted on: Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Emergency in GuatemalaSandra Gonzalez, our partner from the Women Workers' Committee near Guatemala City, called me earlier today. She sounded exhausted. Last Thursday, a volcano erupted in Guatemala, spewing rocks and lava and blanketing the capital in black ash. Just...
Posted on: Friday, May 21, 2010
Read this on myMADRE, the MADRE Blog »(In the coming days, we will be posting more information about how you can take action to support Afro-Peruvian anti-racist efforts targeting media. The blog entry below provides background information about the issue.)We...
Posted on: Friday, February 19, 2010
January marked the sixth year that Indigenous youths from Peru's Vilcashuaman Province and the Cajamarca Region traveled to Ayacucho in order to learn the techniques of stone sculpting at a workshop organized by MADRE and our partner CHIRAPAQ.In an area...