initiated by the Commission for Peace and Reconciliation (Cocopa). .. 21 See ‘ Modificaciones del Senado a la ley Cocopa’, in Perfil, supplement de LaJornada . of the San Andrés Accords After these meetings the COCOPA wrote the final proposal and sent it to the national congress for consideration (Ley COCOPA). “La Ley sobre derechos de los indígenas que hicieron los de la COCOPA de por si nos reconoce como mujeres, porque como mujeres de por si tenemos más.

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An interview with comandante David, a Tzotzil member of the Zapatista delegation to Mexico City, You are commenting using your Facebook account. Lessons from the Zapatista Caravan.

What surprised members of the media is that President Fox congratulated the Senate for approving the Bill and Xochitl Galvez who works directly for him said that the Bill did not meet the needs of the Indian Pueblos and Communities. In key, the agreement recognized the indigenous peoples of Mexico as public participants with the capacity of organizing themselves autonomously.

The job of the Executive Branch, Xochitl Galvez and Luis Alvarez, Commissioner for Peace in Ccopa, both representatives of President Vicente Fox need to lobby and serve as mediators between all of the groups that are a part of this historic change.

Comparativo de la reforma constitucional, la iniciativa del ejecutivo y de los acuerdos de San Andres. No hubo, pues, ninguna reactivacion cocopaa la Cocopa por la sencilla razon de que el EZLN no tiene la menor intencion de regresar a la mesa de negociaciones.

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. El Congreso debate la propuesta de ley de la Cocopa que consagra los usos y costumbres de los pueblos indios. What coocpa interesting is that the entire Senate voted in favor of the Bill and it was there were the greatest opposition to modify the Mexican Constitution took place.



By signing the accords, the federal government committed itself to constitutionally recognize the indigenous peoples by means of the creation of a new juridical ldy that would guarantee the political representation of the indigenous at the local and national levels, the right for the indigenous to organize and rule themselves according to their own customs, their right to develop their own alternatives to economic development and production, and the right for them to preserve their own cultural identity.

Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Farther A way Now than Ever Before. In a country there needs to be consensus, we must come up with agreements that in a very general way give us what we are asking for – a win-win situation.

By early January, Fox had withdrawn troops from three of the seven points demanded by coxopa Zapatistas, released 17 out of more than prisoners sought by the Zapatistas and submitted the Cocopa bill to Congress. cocipa

Bilingual education will now be an obligation of the state. Yuman – a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico. Mejorias en pueblos indigenas gracias al EZLN: References in periodicals archive?

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Galvez said that if the President had asked her to say that the Bill did meet the needs of the Indian Pueblos and Communities she would have resigned, but the President agreed to support her. Fox’s attempt to docopa Zapatista conflict draws accusations of appeasement. The PRD left the House floor as a sign of protest after the vote took place in the House, they acted in a very childish manner. The attitude of both groups is frustrating, the stubbornness of those Senators and Congressmen that approved the Bill and the childish attitude of those ly did not agree with it.

Desde tiempos de la llamada Cocopa historica, Jimmy –afectuosamente le Ilamabamos asi en ese grupo– habia establecido firmes lazos de amistad cocipa el lider zapatista.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Acting like a kinder garden kids who did not get there way, only gave the EZLN an excuse to break all contacts with the Mexican Federal Government. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your Twitter account. Congressmen should come up with proposals and agreements, but in Mexico negotiating among members of Congress of different parties is still a taboo.


Those that voted against the Bill said that it was “too light”, that it codopa not really attack the issues of inclusion, autonomy, traditions. Though some coccopa the aspects originally agreed to were missing in this new version, the EZLN accepted the proposed document. The PRD and those that voted against the Bill should start looking for other alternatives and lobby with the State Legislatures that have to approve the Bill and have them make changes.

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Xochitl Galvez who is the Director of the Office of Development of Indian Pueblos created by President Vicente Fox on December 1, announced cocoopa April 30, that the Bill that was approved by the Senate and the House did take into consideration some of the proposals made by President Fox, the ” Acuerdos de San Andres Larranzair ” and ” LEY COCOPAbut it needs to describe with greater depth central aspects, like the autonomy and free determination, the use of natural resources like land and territories, among other things.

You are commenting using your WordPress. In a nutshell, the Cocopa proposal provides limited recognition to the traditional forms of government found in many indigenous communities, grants decision-making power over resource use on indigenous lands, transfers the administration of local development, welfare and cultural programs to indigenous peoples and provides access for independent indigenous radio and media projects.

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