DESGUA Sustainable Development for Guatemala

DESGUA is a grassroots organization and network of community groups in Guatemala and the United States working towards economic and educational development for a sustainable Guatemala. The DESGUA objective is to develop a participatory process with the diverse communities in the Guatemalan Highlands to promote: cultural policy, historical memory of our people, critical consciousness, local economic initiatives and autonomous education to create: a space where the complexity and entirety of our identities can coexist. to challenge: power relationships between women and men, structural racism and economic disempowerment

Mural Painting class

Mural Painting class
Art & Social Change: Workshops from visiting artists for youth from rural areas to develop artistic skills with a social message. Workshops include skill development in the areas of painting, muralism, book binding, drawing and writing. (view small | med | large | orig)

Art & Social Change

Art & Social Change
Art & Social Change: Workshops from visiting artists for youth from rural areas to develop artistic skills with a social message. Workshops include skill development in the areas of painting, muralism, book binding, drawing and writing. (view small | med | large | orig)

Ecotourism Management

Ecotourism Management
Social Enterprise Administration & Management: Classes on marketing, project presentation, administration and social business management offered to eco-tourism groups, textile cooperatives and individuals who want to open their own social enterprise. (view small | med | large | orig)

Ecotourism . Project Presentation

Ecotourism . Project Presentation
Social Enterprise Administration & Management: Classes on marketing, project presentation, administration and social business management offered to eco-tourism groups, textile cooperatives and individuals who want to open their own social enterprise. (view small | med | large | orig)

Social Business Marketing

Social Business Marketing
Social Enterprise Administration & Management: Classes on marketing, project presentation, administration and social business management offered to eco-tourism groups, textile cooperatives and individuals who want to open their own social enterprise. (view small | med | large | orig)