Recent measures taken by Mexican
authorities to initiate the El Zapotillo Dam Project will ultimately result in
the displacement of the people of Temacapulín, Acasico y Palmarejo (Jalisco,
Mexico), in contempt of legal rulings and in flagrant disregard for
alternatives that would avoid evictions.
Please consider adding your name to a
new Urgent Action initiated by Habitat International Coalition in
Latin America (HIC-AL).
The System of Solidarity and Support
(SOS) is a flexible vehicle to coordinate collective actions
initiated by the members of the International Network for Economic, Social and
Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net) to prevent serious human rights violations from
occurring and increase protection for human rights defenders under threat.