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 sel...

Life project workshop

Life project workshop
Photo from Progress Report 'Empowering girls and adolescents lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Press conference led by girls and adolescents

Press conference led by girls and adolescents
Photo from Progress Report 'Empowering girls and adolescents lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Media training

Media training
Photo from Progress Report 'Empowering girls and adolescents lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Media interview

Media interview
Photo from Progress Report 'Empowering girls and adolescents lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Abigail representing Melel in Mexico city

Abigail representing Melel in Mexico city
Photo from Progress Report 'Empowering girls and adolescents lives' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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