Mexico

Children Speak at a Child-Labor Forum in Mexico

Children Speak at a Child-Labor Forum in Mexico

Marissa Revilla, GPJ Mexico

Daniel Cardozo (second from left), a representative from Molacnats en Paraguay, an organization that defends child and adolescent workers against exploitative labor conditions, speaks during a forum on the topic of children’s rights and empowerment in relation to the concept of Lekil Kuxlejal, which means “good living.” The Melel Xojobal organization, which aids marginalized children, organized the two-day event in August for the group’s 20th anniversary and it took place in San Cristóbal de las Casas, a city in Chiapas, Mexico.

Mexico Daniel Cardozo (second from left), a representative from Molacnats en Paraguay, an organization that defends child and adolescent workers against exploitative labor conditions, speaks during a forum on the topic of children’s rights and empowerment in relation to the concept of Lekil Kuxlejal, which means “good living.” The Melel Xojobal organization, which aids marginalized children, organized the two-day event in August for the group’s 20th anniversary and it took place in San Cristóbal de las Casas, a city in Chiapas, Mexico.

Marissa Revilla, GPJ Mexico