A Closer Look at
Immigration 


By: Nathalia Trujillo
La Casita (Casita Refugiados)
•  Community building
•  Semana Intercultural
•  Peace Education 
•  Integration
Cafemin 
•  Refugee center for 
Women and children 

•  Centers are coming
under attack by Maras
and crime groups

•  Spec...
Casa Tochan 
•  Migrant Shelter 
•  Tochan’s 1st anniversary Celebration 
•  Police raids on shelters
•  Underfunded 
•  A...
Casa Tochan
Discrimination Against Immigrants 
•  The perils of crossing the border 
o  La Bestia 
o  Border between Guatemala and Mex...
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A Closer Look at Immigration

  1. 1. A Closer Look at Immigration By: Nathalia Trujillo
  2. 2. La Casita (Casita Refugiados) •  Community building •  Semana Intercultural •  Peace Education •  Integration
  3. 3. Cafemin •  Refugee center for Women and children •  Centers are coming under attack by Maras and crime groups •  Special Workshops
  4. 4. Casa Tochan •  Migrant Shelter •  Tochan’s 1st anniversary Celebration •  Police raids on shelters •  Underfunded •  A place away from home
  5. 5. Casa Tochan
  6. 6. Discrimination Against Immigrants •  The perils of crossing the border o  La Bestia o  Border between Guatemala and Mexico •  Afro-Colombians discriminated in Mexico because of the color of their skin •  Violence in Central America (Maras) o  Leads to a large influx of Central American Migrants coming to Mexico o  Predominantly teenage and young men

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