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What would locals like others know about Guatemala? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion:

Headlines
Hispanic Heritage: Happy meals migrated from Guatemala
How has 30 years of logging saved the rainforest in Guatemala? – Euronews
Is Guatemala a “Safe Third Country” for Disposable People? – NACLA
Conozca la plataforma digital que le permitirá viajar por Guatemala de forma sencilla, segura y económica
Preocupado, ambientalista y sin lujos: El nuevo perfil de turista que busca atraer Guatemala
Top Guatemalan beauty spot mired in indigenous rights conflict
In Guatemala, a popular uprising may send a US-backed president to prison. It’s about time.
Corruption scandal sparks nationwide protests@Guatesolidarity @CUCGuatemala
A Human Rights Breakthrough in Guatemala

Universidad Francisco Marroquín
ufm.edu
@ufmedu

Edificio de la Escuela de Negocios, UFM Agosto 2,020

Centro Educativo Pavarotti – Fundación Rigoberta Menchú Tum
centropavarotti.org.gt
@cepavarotti
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/frmtcep/photos/a.187487724629849/3169985949713330

Tourism Portals
Visit Guatemala
letsdoit.travel
Instagram
Facebook
@visitguatemala

Biodiversity
http://www.chmguatemala.gob.gt
Estrategia Nacional de Diversidad Biológica y su Plan de Acción (PDF)
https://serv.biokic.asu.edu/guatemala/portal/index.phphttps://twitter.com/GuatemalaPortal
Usac, Cecon, Herbario USCG

Recommended Listening
Guatemala’s Dirty War – In 1982, at the height of the dirty war in Guatemala, a young American documentary maker went there to make what turned out to be an award-winning film called, When the Mountains Tremble. Almost three decades later Pamela Yates returned to Guatemala and has since testified to what she witnessed. Her film documenting this is called Granito.

El Centro de Medios Independientes de Guatemala (CMI Guatemala) es un conjunto de colectivos y personas que ofrece una nueva opción comunicativa al buscar romper el cerco mediático de los grandes medios corporativos con información relevante.

Twitter
@kwantland
@fundaecoguate
@Guatesolidarity
@CUCGuatemala
@prensa_libre
@balunhnoh

Zacapa
elzacapaneco.com
inforpressca.com/zacapa
Wikipedia

Elsewhere
Visit GuatemalaFacebook
Guatemala – Viva Travel Giude
luchalibreguatemalteca.com
sotzilguatemaya.org
guatemalainsider.com/content/slang-dictionary
Centro Cultural@CCEGUATEMALA
memoriavirtualguatemala.org@MvgGuatemala

B’alunh Noh
YouTube
Facebook
@balunhnoh

Government
guatemala.gob.gt

Travel
Visit Guatemala
Guatemala on the Web
Museo Popul Vuh
Transport Guatemala

Misc
Guatemala Embassy in the United States

2019 Elections
https://www.cbsnews.com/amp/news/guatemala-alejandro-giammattei-presidential-election-winner-pans-us-deal
Guatemala Sends More Migrants to the U.S. Border Than Any Other Country. Will Sunday’s Elections Change That?
Ex-first lady, conservative contend for Guatemala presidency

Elections (2015)
http://www.bbc.com/mundo/noticias/2015/10/151026_guatemala_jimmy_morales_gana_elecciones_presidenciales_bd
http://theweek.com/5things/585145/landslide-jimmy-morales-wins-presidential-election-guatemala

Weather
Guatemala Weather – Weather Underground

Puerto Barrios
puertobarrios.net
Puerto Barrios – Wikipedia

Antigua
whc.unesco.org/en/list/65
timeanddate.com
tripadvisor

Flickr Groups
Fotos.com.gt
Flickr Guatemala
Biodiversity of Central America / Biodiversidad de Centroamerica

Embedded Tweets

Photos
Richard Mahler: Guatemala: Adventures in Nature

Wikipedia
Guatemala
Francisco Goldman
Jacaltenango

Cities

Features

Planeta.com

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