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Mon Jan 12 2009
FIOB Opens Office in Greenfield, CA
Mon Jan 12 2009
International Day of the Migrant Celebration in Greenfield
On December 18, members of the Binational Front of Indigenous Organizations (FIOB) in the city of Greenfield, California opened a new office in the city to meet the requests of the indigenous migrant community in this area. The grand opening is doubly symbolic because International Day of the Migrant is celebrated on this day.

The mission of the Binational Front of Indigenous Organizations (FIOB - Frente Indigena de Organizaciones Binacionales) is to contribute in the development and self-determination of migrant and non-migrant indigenous communities, as well as to struggle for the defense of human rights with justice and gender equity at the binational level. imc_photo.gif Read More and View Photos

see also: Farm Workers Cutting Anise in the Winter | "Living Under the Trees"

previous coverage: Oaxacan Perspectives on the Binational Struggles of Mexican Indigenous Migrant Communities
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