Melel Xojobal A.C.

Melel Xojobal is a children's rights organization based in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. Our mission is to promote and defend the rights of indigenous children and young people through participatory educational programs that improve their quality of life. At Melel Xojobal we work in a participatory manner to promote the strengthening of indigenous cultural identity, to defend human rights, to strengthen personal and cultural dignity, to ensure that justice and liberty are respected, and that the participation of all is ensured regardless of race, gender, creed, religious affiliation or ideology. We believe that education is a fundamental means by which people exercise self-de...

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Photo from Progress Report 'Working children holds a press conference' (view small | med | large | orig)

Sharing a story about violence at her school

Sharing a story about violence at her school
Photo from Progress Report 'Working children holds a press conference' (view small | med | large | orig)

Press conference

Press conference
Photo from Progress Report 'Working children holds a press conference' (view small | med | large | orig)

Too much work, is Taco time!

Too much work, is Taco time!
Photo from Progress Report '6 event of girls, boys and teenagers workers' (view small | med | large | orig)

My rights count too

My rights count too
Photo from Progress Report '6 event of girls, boys and teenagers workers' (view small | med | large | orig)
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