Global Exchange – 2012 Human Rights Awards Online Auction
Auction Ends: Apr 19, 2012 11:00 PM PDT

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$5,000 Fund a Need: Mexico Human Rights Program

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$5,000 Get on the Peace Bus – Support Javier Sicilia & Peace in Mexico.

Help pay for a bus to take Javier Sicilia from San Diego, CA to Washington DC with his message of peace. We are hosting a bi-national peace caravan with Mexico peace movement  (Mexico Peace and Justice with Dignity) leader Javier Sicilia that will travel from the US/Mexico in San Diego, CA to Washington DC.

Mexico Human Rights Program: Since 1994 the Global Exchange Mexico Program has worked to strengthen the voice of Mexico’s human rights and civil society organizations while challenging U.S. policies.

With Your Support We Will:

Organize A Trans-border Caravan for Peace and Justice in Mexico, Led by Poet Javier Sicilia

The great Mexican poet and peace activist Javier Sicilia will lead a group of Mexican drug war victims, as well as artists, journalists, activists and progressive opinion leaders from south of the border, on a six-week caravan across the United States this coming summer.

Global Exchange has been asked to spearhead the logistics and planning of the summer caravan. This planning includes: organizing transportation from city to city, arranging lodging and host stays for caravan participants, identifying media targets and meeting with editorial boards in various cities, and much more

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