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Documentary: “Berta didn’t die, she multiplied”/”Berta no se murió, se multiplicó”
March 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Location: 1005 Global Education Center
Time: 6:00 p.m.
This documentary about the life and legacy of Honduran indigenous, feminist, environmental activist Berta Cáceras (in Spanish/Garifuna with English subtitles) is in honor of International Women’s Day (March 8th) and the 2nd anniversary of Cáceras’ assassination (March 3rd).
Cáceras was a well-known indigenous leader and environmental activist in Honduras who co-founded the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras. In 2015 she was awarded the Goldman Environmental prize for her work protecting Indigenous land from the Agua Zarca dam project. Come and learn more about her life. work, and the continued struggle!
Light refreshments will be served
Co-sponsored by The Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, the School of Social Work – Global and Latinx Caucus, Department of Romance Studies, American Indian and Indigenous Studies, and Witness for Peace Southeast.