Mexico at a Crossroad
Sun. April 13, 3-5p.m.,
SC Police Station Community Room, 155 Center St., Santa Cruz
Mon. April 14, 7p.m.
– bilingual presentation –
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 515 Broadway, Santa Cruz (during la Liga de la Comunidad Soccer Coaches meeting)
Tanja Markus, a SIPAZ team member, will speak about the Chiapas, Oaxaca, and Guerrero regions of Mexico. Tanja holds a Masters in Law with an emphasis in Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, and has worked with the UN High Commissioner on Refugees in Stockholm, The International Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in the Hague, and with Caritas in Valencia, Spain. SIPAZ supports the search for nonviolent solutions that contribute to the construction of a just peace through building tolerance and dialogue. SIPAZ team members accompany threatened indigenous communities to reduce tension, and facilitate conflict transformation and human rights workshops. For more information, 423-1626 or www.rcnv.org