2015 • 3 years, 4 months • Human Rights
The Centro de Derechos Humanos de la Montana, Tlachinollan, is an organization dedicated to promoting and defending the rights of indigenous and poor people living in Guerrero state. This award contributes to raising the visibility of systematic human rights abuses in the region and strengthening access to justice for marginalized communities in Mexico through litigation, accompaniment of victims, and helping ensure that investigations adhere to the highest international standards.
2012 • 3 years • Human Rights
The Tlachinollan Human Rights Center promotes and defends the rights of the indigenous and poor people living in the mountain and Costa Chica regions of Guerrero, Mexico. This project supports Tlachinollan’s efforts to strengthen access to justice for residents and indigenous migrant workers in the region. The project will build momentum behind justice sector reform in Guerrero and expand people’s access to legal representation, counsel, and mediation services.
2008 • 1 year • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions
In support of organizational development.
2008 • 3 years • Human Rights
To defend the human rights of the indigenous people of the Mountain and Costa Chica regions of Guerrero (over three years).
2005 • 3 years • Human Rights
In support for the defense of the human rights of the indigenous people of the Mountain and Costa Chica regions of Guerrero (over three years).
2002 • 3 years, 3 months • Human Rights
To support the defense and promotion of human rights in the state of Guerrero (over three years).