Renata Bessi

Chapín Abajo: History of a Community in Resistance Against Industrial Oil Palm Cultivation

Indigenous Maya Q’eqchi’ people are recuperating their lands despite the military presence.

Security for Oil Palm Company Kills Indigenous Person in the Amazon

Interview about ongoing land conflicts in the Brazilian Amazon between Indigenous peoples and the industrial palm oil company Agropalma.

Oaxaca: Communities Denounce Collusion between Agrarian Ombudsman and Mining Project

The institution must promote the defense of the rights and safeguard the integrity of indigenous peoples’ lands

Bacalar: Those Left Behind and Forgotten by the Dispossession of the Maya Train

160 ejido members decided to sell the land; Múuch'Xíimbal Assembly of Maya People considers that their right to autonomy was not respected

TAL VEZ TE PUEDA INTERESAR

Sowing the Seed of Consciousness: Agua de Lluvia Little Community School

A project born of the necessity of the children and parents of the community of Agua de Lluvia, nestled in the Mazatec mountains

Military Generates Tension in Chiapas; Organized Crime Checkpoints Remain Intact

Communities in Chiapas face increasing violence from both the state and organized crime groups.

No Findings One Year After the Forced Disappearance of Land Defenders in Michoacán

Family members and friends concentrated outside the Agrarian Ombudsman’s office on January 27, 2023 as part of the protests against the disappearance of the...