TITLE

ISSUES AND CHALLENGES FACING NETWORKS AND ORGANISATIONS WORKING ON MIGRATION AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN MESOAMERICA

AUTHOR(S)
Pérez de Eulate, Diego Lorente
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Sur: International Journal on Human Rights;Jun-Dec2014, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p132
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Based on his own experience with migration issues in Mesoamerica, the author reflects on the situation of the region's movement for migrant rights, identifying challenges, criticisms, and recommendations to help strengthen the social struggle necessary to implement the rights of migrants and refugees.
ACCESSION #
99580644

 

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