Children
 Mexico
Project #11133

Education for 250 working children in Chiapas

by Melel Xojobal A.C.

Project Video

Education for 250 working children in Chiapas

Education for 250 working children in Chiapas
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Learning circle with working children

Learning circle with working children
Carried out with children working in the central square of San Cristobal de Las Casas, selling artesan goods to tourists (view small | med | large | orig)

Working children interviewing each other

Working children interviewing each other
The results from this activity were incorporated into a radio program and broadcast by a community radio station (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning circle at Melel Xojobal's premises

Learning circle at Melel Xojobal's premises
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Creating a mural

Creating a mural
This incorporated themes from the lives of the indigenous Mayan communities, encouraging children to respect their own culture in a society that often devalues it. (view small | med | large | orig)

Birth certificate

Birth certificate
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Campaign for the Risght to Education

Campaign for the Risght to Education
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Learning activities in Santo Domingo

Learning activities in Santo Domingo
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Visiting the museum

Visiting the museum
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Learning activities in Santo Domingo

Learning activities in Santo Domingo
Photo from Progress Report 'Sandy s Testimony' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Melel Xojobal A.C.

Location: San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas - Mexico
Website: http:/​/​www.melelxojobal.org.mx
Project Leader:
Susana Donaire
San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas Mexico
$20,986 raised of $25,000 goal
 
412 donations
$4,014 to go
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