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...

Pinata time!

Pinata time!
Photo from Progress Report 'The effect of early stimulation in children' (view small | med | large | orig)

BookStory Time

BookStory Time
Photo from Progress Report 'The effect of early stimulation in children' (view small | med | large | orig)

Noemi, 3 months after

Noemi, 3 months after
Photo from Progress Report 'The effect of early stimulation in children' (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning circles in Santo Domingos Craft Market

Learning circles in Santo Domingos Craft Market
Photo from Progress Report 'Education and Identity for working children in Chiapas' (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning circles with working children

Learning circles with working children
Photo from Progress Report 'Education and Identity for working children in Chiapas' (view small | med | large | orig)

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