|Population||111,211,789 (2009 estimate)|
|Languages||Spanish, Nahuatl, Yacatec Maya, Mixtec, Zapotec and 59 other recognized indigenous languages|
|Demographics||65% Mestizo, 26% Indigenous, 9% Whites|
Pachamama: “Otro Mundo es Posible” (Another World is Possible)
This video, shot in Sayula, Jalisco, México, tells the story of a group of youth activists who fight to raise environmental awareness in their community through a variety of activities. We found inspiration in their dedication and commitment to local change for global issues. Their motto, “Another World is Possible” set the tone for the journey ahead.
To contact Pachamama: [email protected]
Marku Anchekoren: “Trabajando Unidos” (Working Together)
This video, shot in Paracho, Michoacán México, tells the story of an indigenous farming co-operative working to restore the fertility of their soils. Their community efforts are beginning to stem the tides of immigration and are creating economic well-being for farmers and their families.
To contact Marku Anchekoren: [email protected]
This video, shot in Tlacotepec, Oaxaca, México, tells the story of CACITA, a grassroots organization working to provide rural and urban communities with appropriate technologies, ones that make the most of their limited resources and offer the communities they serve more autonomy and viable pathways towards sustainability.
To contact CACITA: [email protected]