Some reasons for our trip to Guatemala are to consolidate ties, to see how the projects are developing in situ and to analyse the Digital Democratization of Guatemala;
but, the main aim of our visit is to celebrate Rigoberta Menchu´s anniversary.
Nobel Peace Prize laureate has filed two discrimination lawsuits against Guatemalan Constitutional Court (CC) Justices that threw out international warrants for the arrest of former military officials accused of genocide. Meanwhile, Santiago Pedraz has called the media worldwide (newspapers, radio, television, and digital media) to invite victims of Human Right abuses and people interested in this case to cooperate in the investigation, since the Court has decided not to.
Rafael Landívar University will create an online degree with collaboration from the Rigoberta Menchú Tum Foundation, with academic support from University of Illes Balears, and technological support from Iwith.org.