“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal
Guatemala's 36 year civil war resulted in 662 massacres, 200, 000 dead or “disappeared”, and over one mil
Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.
Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.
Since the end of the Cold War, civil wars (intrastate conflicts) have come to dominate the international landscape.
Many Mayan-women in Guatemala claim that they are insecure in multiple ways: as women, as members of an ethnic group,