Centro De Derechos Indígenas Flor y Canto, A.C. (Flor y Canto)

 


Country

Mexico

Organization

Centro De Derechos Indígenas Flor y Canto, A.C. (Flor y Canto)

Flor y Canto was founded in 1996 out of a broad consultation process among Oaxaca’s indigenous groups. The organization works to promote and defend the collective rights of the state’s indigenous peoples.

Project

Water Rights and Management in Agricultural Communities

Purpose: To protect equal access to water by providing legal defense for farmer cooperatives, designing sustainable management systems for communal sources of water, and strengthening local and national alliances.

Project Grant Amount $30,000
Total Grants Received $232,790
Years Supported 7
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Indigenous peoples, Farmers and fisherfolk