SIPAZ Report Vol. V N° 1 – March 2000

31/03/2000

SUMMARY: Recommended Actions

The situation on the ground in Chiapas remained tense and often violent in recent months. Meanwhile political developments both within and outside the region diminished hopes […]
31/03/2000

UPDATE: Chiapas, Tense Beginning of the New Century in Chiapas

On December 30, the Vatican announced the transfer of Coadjutor Bishop Raul Vera from San Cristobal de Las Casas to Saltillo in northern Mexico. Having reached […]
31/03/2000

ANALYSIS: Delicate transition period in Chiapas

Uncertainty is the best word to characterize the current moment in Chiapas. This pre-electoral period the entire country is experiencing has a special cast to it […]
31/03/2000

IN FOCUS: “We Will No Longer Be Silent”

Human Rights Promoters and Defenders in the Indigenous Communities of Chiapas  Due to the lack of security in the conflict areas where the human rights promoters/defenders […]