OAXACA

16/01/2014

2013

14 January: the Union of Indigenous Communities of the Northern Zone of the Tehuantepec Isthmus (UCIZONI) denounces the constant death-threats directed against Juan Carlos Beas Torres. […]
25/01/2013

2012

13 January: the state congress of Oaxaca unanimously approves the Law for the Defense of the Human Rights of the People of Oaxaca. 18 January: at […]
31/03/2012

PRESENCE OF TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS

Oaxaca is penultimate nationally as regards foreign direct investment (FDI). Between January 1st 1999 to June 30, 2011, it received US$ 91 million dollars of FDI. […]
31/03/2012

DRUG TRAFFICKING

Poverty and a lack of opportunities provoked by the fall of the prices of other crops have led many communities in Oaxaca to become involved in […]