“COPINH is an organization of communities to defend our territories, our
cultural, ancestral, spiritual rights.” (member of COPINH)
The Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of
Honduras (COPINH) has been fighting, resisting, and building alternatives
for more than 23 years. It is an indigenous organization that fights
neoliberalism, patriarchy, and racism, an organization that seeks justice,
dignity, and well-being for than 200 communities in 6 states.
The documentary shows the diversity of their struggles, and their courage.
“With our autonomy, self-determination, pressure and mobilization, we have
been able to get community land titles. We have been able to get roads,
schools, all types of benefits.” (Tomás Gómez Membreño, General Coordinator of
For more information:
copinhonduras.blogspot.com – copinhenglish.blogspot.com