Chiapas Support Committee


Civil Society and the CIG file legal actions over 5 megaprojects

By: Daliri Oropeza of Pie de Página Civil organizations filed two new legal and international appeals against five megaprojects: Interoceanic Corridor, New Santa Lucia International Airport, Dos Bocas Refinery, Morelos Integral Project and Maya Train. They assure that they consider…

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Zapatista News Summary for February 2014

FEBRUARY 2014 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY In Chiapas 1. Catholic Nuns Assaulted in Attack on Zapatista Community – During the first two days of February, reports started to come out about a January 30 attack on the Zapatista community of 10…

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Indigenous File Lawsuit Against San Cristóbal-Palenque Toll Road

Tzotziles file suit for injunction against the San Cristóbal-Palenque Toll Road ** The sixth district court in Tuxtla Gutiérrez admitted it (the lawsuit) on January 13 By: Hermann Bellinghausen, Envoy Los Llanos, Chiapas, January 14, 2014 The Tzotzil community of…

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