Oaxaca Consortium for Parliamentary Dialogue and Equity



Consorcio Oaxaca’s mission is to contribute to the achievement of full rights for women as citizens, necessary for a just, plural, and equal society, and for the strengthening of the rule of law. To this end they work on: Promoting civic participation for a democratic, just and inclusive society; Participating in feminist and women’s networks and promoting alliances with civil society organizations in order to put an end to the violation of human rights and violence against women; Strengthening the organization and leadership of indigenous, mestizas, rural and urban women so as to: defend their rights, fight against gendered violence and promote their participation in decision making in all sectors of society. Consorcio Oaxaca and JASS collaborate to support women activists through the Mesoamerican Women Human Rights Defenders Initiative.