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ICCO in Guatemala

ICCO supports Guatemalan Indigenous Peoples in their efforts to find justice for human rights violations and defend and govern their territories. ICCO collaborates with forest communities in the Mayan Biosphere Reserve, developing innovative and sustainable forest management models. We also empower indigenous youth by strengthening their leadership abilities and advocacy tools to defend their rights.

Forest Governance in REDD+ and FLEGT: Mayan Biosphere Reserve

ACOFOP is a community-based association made up of 24 peasant and forest organizations that through Good Community Forestry Management, ...

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  • 2017
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Forest Governance Project: Mayan communities, Guatemala

The Forest Governance Project, financed by the European Union, is developed in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, by ...

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Forest Governance Project: MAPF

The Forest Governance Project, financed by the European Union, is developed in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, by ...

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  • 2017
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Empowerment of Mayan Youth for Economic & Social Participation

The current project is built on the accomplishments from previous projects that have received support from ICCO and ...

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  • 2018
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Rights and Opportunities for Indigenous Youth in Guatemala

The current project is built on the accomplishments of previous projects that have received support from Kerk in ...

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  • 2018
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Rights and Opportunities for Poqomchi Youth in Guatemala

This project aims to promote the economic and social inclusion of Poqomchi youth , particularly young women, in the ...

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  • 2018
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Violence Prevention and Improvement of Opportunities for Youth

The current project proposal is aimed to strengthen the social leadership of adolescents and indigenous youth in the ...

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  • 2018
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Youths Leading Economic Ventures in Quiche

This project aims to improve opportunities for the socio economic development of youth in the department of Quiche, ...

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  • 2018
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Leadership and capacity development program (MESOLIDER School)

This project supports the first implementation year of MESOLIDER, a leadership school for indigenous leaders, developed by organizations ...

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  • 2017
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Rights of Indigenous Forest People of Mesoamerica

The Mesoamerican Alliance of People and Forests is one of the most important land rights platform of indigenous ...

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  • 2016
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Indigenous Youth Action to Promote Citizen Security

This project aims to strengthen the social leadership of Maya youths in Guatemala, by creating conditions that foster ...

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  • 2017
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Rights and Opportunities for Poqomchi Youth in Guatemala

This project aims to strengthen social leadership and entrepreneurial capacities of indigenous Poqomchi adolescents and young adults in ...

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  • 2017
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Rights and Opportunities Promotion for Adolescents

This project contributes to strengthen social leadership among indigenous youths in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, by creating conditions that ...

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  • 2017
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More Opportunities for Indigenous Youth in Guatemala

The goal of this project is to help provide more opportunities for young indigenous people, so that they ...

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  • 2017
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Young Leaders to Ensure Compliance with Youth Rights

The general objective of this project is to contribute to strengthen the social leadership of indigenous adolescents and ...

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  • 2017
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Youth Empowerment and Inclusion in Guatemala

This project is part of the Civic Engagement Alliance Program, and is its Youth Empowerment and Social Inclusion ...

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  • 2016
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Youth Empowerment and Inclusion in Guatemala

This project is part of the Civic Engagement Alliance Program, and is its Youth Empowerment and Social Inclusion ...

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  • 2017
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Regional project: Our Land, Our Forest

This project will help strengthen the institutional platform of AMPB and to implement key regional actions to consolidate ...

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  • 2015
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Building Protection by Empowering People in Latin America

In response to increased insecurity in Latin America and more specifically in Central America and Colombia, this regional ...

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  • 2012
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Prevention of violence in San Andres and Las Flores Guatemala

In response to increased violence in Latin America and more specifically in Central America, ICCO formulated a regional ...

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  • 2012
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Rights and Opportunities for Poqomchí Youths

The current project is designed to transfer the accumulated experience of ACJ-Guatemala in San Cristóbal Verapaz to ...

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Adolescents and Young Leaders Against Sexual Violence

The current project is built on the accomplishments from a previous projects which implemented an integral strategy against ...

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Youth Action in Quiche, Guatemala

With the support of our partner, Barbara Ford Peace Centre, we are promoting youth empowerment in Quiche, Guatemala, ...

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  • 2017
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Indigenous youth promote citizen security.

The project “Indigenous youth promote citizen security” strengthens the leadership abilities of Mayan Mam, Kaqchikel and Q’eqchi’ ...

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  • 2016
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Opportunities for youth development.

The project titled “Opportunities for Youth Development” seeks to generate better conditions for young people living in rural ...

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  • 2016
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Promoting rights of poqomchi youth.

This project will be carried out in the municipalities of San Cristobal Verapaz and Santa Cruz Verapaz, both ...

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Land Rigths and Good Governance for Maya Chorti Communities

This project aims to contribute to ensure respect for the land rights of indigenous and forest communities; to ...

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  • 2017
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Community Forestry in the Maya Biosphere Reserve

ICCO Cooperation, with the Mesoamerican Alliance of Peoples and Forests (AMPB), works to strengthen the land rights and ...

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Women territorial leaders from Mesoamerica advocate for the benefit of their communities

Between November 20th and 23rd, 2018, indigenous leaders from Mesoamerica gathered in Panama to advance on their agenda ...

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