Rivers at Risk in Guatemala

Across the northern indigenous hinterlands of Guatemala people are up in arms. You may have heard about it. They are up in arms over the companies involved in damming and mining—particularly hydroelectric projects; over their questionable business practices; deficit of environmental concern; and lack of respect for community well-being and consent, putting rivers at risk. […]

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Chapin Words

Shuco: Delicious toasted bread with your choice of different sausages or meats, topped with guacamole, cabbage, mayonnaise, mustard and ketchup. Chuchito: Corn dough, filled with meat (chicken, beef or pork) with tomato sauce. Cooked wrapped in leaves. Chiltepe: Wild chile use in the Guatemalan gastronomy, it can be prepare in different ways. Mixtas: Corn tortilla with sausage, avocado, […]

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