Marissa Tirona Interviews Arcenio Lopez, Executive Director of Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing Project (MICOP)
In this edition, GCIR President Marissa Tirona speaks with Arcenio Lopez, Executive Director of Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing Project (MICOP). Read on as Arcenio shares his thoughts about building power for Indigenous immigrants, the importance of forging alliances with other Indigenous communities, and how philanthropy can support and strengthen the work of Indigenous migrants.
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Find all program-related materials for GCIR Webinar, "Mapping Indigenous Migrant Communities in the United States" here, including recording and powerpoint.
Join indigenous migrant leaders, GCIR, and Four Freedoms Fund to learn about the findings from a groundbreaking mapping project on indigenous migrant communities in the U.S., and to reflect on how funders can address ongoing needs and properly visibilize this diverse population.
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