Raising Her Voice

Empowering poor women to engage effectively in governance

August 2012 Blog Posts (1)

Move your chair into the circle: Indigenous women’s political participation in Guatemala

"I started getting involved in community politics and working in organizations. There, with the women's groups, is where I learnt what it really means to organize. (They teach you about organization at university, but it's not the same.) I learnt about politics from the elders, the ancestral authorities.

 "In the meetings, it was all men and then…

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