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Indigenous Community Wins Land Rights Victory in Guatemala After 200 Years of Struggle

Abbott, Jeff
http://upsidedownworld.org/main/guatemala-archives-33/5416-indigenous-community-wins-land-rights-victory-in-guatemala-after-200-years-of-struggle

Publisher:  Upside Down World
Date Written:  05/08/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article

Success is rare among indigenous peoples' struggles for land rights in Guatemala. But the nearly 300 Poqomchi' Maya families that make up the Primavera communities in the department of Alta Verapaz have just won a significant victory.

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