Letter To the Canadian Government Re: Escalating Violence in Advance of Xinka Consultations

The following letter outlines our concern for the recent attacks against the peaceful Xinka resistance to the Escobal mine ahead of the pre-consultation. It was sent to the Canadian Government, including the Canadian Embassy in Guatemala, Global Affairs Canada, Cabinet Ministers, and the Organization of American States on March 30th, [...]

2021-04-15T14:12:33-04:00March 30th, 2021|Signed Letters|

40+ organizaciones firman carta de solidaridad con el Pueblo Xinka de Guatemala

Mayo, 2020 Las organizaciones nacionales e internacionales firmantes de esta carta abierta en el marco de la reunión anual de accionistas de Pan American Silver, expresamos nuestra grave preocupación con respecto al proyecto Minero El Escobal y al proceso de consulta al Pueblo Xinka de Guatemala. Durante 10 años, las [...]

2021-05-09T19:33:43-04:00May 6th, 2020|Espanol, General blog, Signed Letters|

Press release: Groups throughout Canada express solidarity with Waterloo family facing deportation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Waterloo, ON (November 19, 2019) - Twelve groups and organizations throughout Canada have issued an open letter in solidarity with an undocumented family in Waterloo, Ontario facing deportation to Guatemala. Ahead of tomorrow’s expected post-election cabinet shuffle, they call on the Trudeau government to let the family [...]

2021-04-14T13:18:48-04:00November 19th, 2019|General blog, Press releases|

Canada-Honduras FTA will deepen conflict

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 13 February 2014 Pour lire le communiqué de presse, cliquez ici Canada-Honduras FTA will deepen conflict Civil society organizations from Canada and Quebec are concerned that the Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement (FTA) currently being debated in the House of Commons will further undermine human rights and [...]

2021-06-02T11:56:13-04:00February 13th, 2014|General blog, Signed Letters|
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