La Montaña de Guerrero: Tierra de Mujeres Migrantes

Title translated into English

The Guerrero Mountain: Land of migrant women

Film: Duration in minutes

17:40 minutes

Content

The video documentary The Guerrero Mountain: land of women migrants, shows the reality faced by indigenous women who are employed as agricultural day labourers in the fields of three different entities of the Mexican Republic.The lack of access on equal terms for decent work and lack of protection against unemployment are the main factors that threaten social security and contravene human rights for indigenous women in the mountains of Guerrero.

Message

The aim of The Guerrero Mountain: land of women migrants warns about the risks indigenous women have to face as lack of access to decent work and social security in the agricultural fields. The film wants to contribute to remove the causes that threaten indigenous womens´ human rights and integrity who are employed as agricultural day labourers in Mexico.

Background

Tlachinollan´s mission is to promote and defend the rights of the na savi, me’phaa, nauas, ñomndaa and mestizo people on the basis of cultural diversity in the mountainous region and the Costa Chica of Guerrero to jointly build legitimate and peaceful paths that guarantee their human rights.

Target Group

The Guerrero Mountain: land of women migrants is an audiovisual production addressed to decision makers in public policies. It is designed to reduce the impact of decent working conditions on indigenous women who are employed as agricultural day labourers

Contact details Editor

Tlachinollan Centro de Derechos Humanos de la Montaña
Mina77, Mexico-41304 Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero.
+527574761220 www.tlachinollan.org

Contact details Production company

Tlachinollan Centro de Derechos Humanos de la Montaña
Mina77, Mexico-41304 Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero.
+527574761220 www.tlachinollan.org