The Quintana Roo Feminist Network’s 94-day sit-in at the State Congress recently came to an end, after legislators agreed to hold a vote on the legalisation of abortion. Although that vote was lost, the decision will allow the movement to take the fight to the Supreme Court.
LAB's latest book, Mexico Inside Out by Nick Caistor, is published on 17 April 2021, and is launched at the 'Calling Mexico' virtual festival. The book is available from Practical Action Publishing for £13.95 (paperback) or £9.99 (ebook). Mexico is a country of upheavals: it's not only a land of volcanoes and earthquakes, but historically it has seen empires rise...
LAB is excited to invite you to the second instalment of the Voices of Latin America webinar series, this time focusing on LGBTQ+ rights and machismo.
In the run-up to International Women’s Day in Mexico City and in spite of the pandemic that is sweeping the country, the women’s movement planned a demonstration to demand a life free from violence.