Solidarity in the time of Coronavirus...we invite you to join us! lp.constantcontactpages.com/su/RQL5TXY/MillionPesoPledge?source_type=fbpo&source_id=a6b6933e-fc77... ... See MoreSee Less
2 hours ago ·
Melipona bee hive showing unique honey pots ~ notice the mass of the pots of Melipona honey and pollen shown here just as the Zapatist beekeer opened the unique Melipona bee hive for harvest. Meliponas are tropical bees native to Mexico which were domesticated by Mayan peoples thousands of years ago. Today Zapatista beekeepers are continuing and deepening that ancient Mayan tradition while providing Melipona bee products for medicinal and ceromonial purposes. Schools for Chiapas is supporting the joyful recovery of Melipona beekeeping in autonomous Mayan communities. In today's Chiapas there's also a Covid19 crisis and we're raising funds to save live.. Here's a recent newsletter about the current Zapatista response to the Coronavirus: (conta.cc/3agJ8hC). Please support our "Million Peso Pledge" to help save lives in Zapatista communities. Right now, its urgent that you share this post and donate whatever you can. Also, please tell family and friends what’s happening with Covid19 and the Zapatistas. schoolsforchiapas.org/store/gifts-of-change/million-peso-pledge/ ... See MoreSee Less
4 hours ago ·
Ilhan Omar spoke yesterday on @democracynow about the privelege of being able to do social distancing. For poor communities without services and infrastructure, for displaced or refugee populations, for autonomous Mayan communities... http://www.schoolsforchiapas.org
Crisis de desplazamiento + crisis global de #COVID19 - agua suficiente para higiene - acceso a medicos = crisis humanitaria. #Chiapas
🇲🇽¡Que vivan los pueblos del mundo!
#MedioAmbiente | “¡Antes de lo del Coronavirus nos quedamos sin agua!”, asegura Luis Chávez Amaya, vecino de Ixtlahuacan, una de las últimas colonias en Iztapalapa que colinda con el Estado de México. “Aquí cae cada 8 días.