Wirikuta: Defense of the Ancestral Land of an Indigenous People

Defense of Sacred Ancestral Land

Publication coordinated by the Environment and Technical Committee of the Wirikuta Defense Front Tamatsima Wahaa, a coalition of various civil organizations and Wixarika communities that united to oppose transnational mining concessions announced in 2010. The analysis shared in this report was supported by a group of researchers and advisors with expertise on environmental protections that could apply to the sacred place of Wirikuta in the highland plateaus of San Luis Potosí. 

Click on link to the right to read the full Spanish language report.

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