[IMC-Finance] Indymedia Guatemala Foro Social de las Americasproposal

Libertinus Yomango libertinus at riseup.net
Mon Sep 29 12:43:40 PDT 2008


Perdon, es que estoy viajando y no me di cuenta, pero si llegó.

Mil perdones, yo solo queria que pase por el proceso correcto.

suerte!

Libertinus en Barna ahora.

Quoting timox timox <tirochueco at yahoo.com>:

> Lbertinus,
> Hola, La propuesta original fue con un documento
> anadido, con toda la propuesta en espanol hecho por la
> gente en Guate.  Si podrian confirmar de haberlo
> recibido seria bueno.  De alli intentaremos de volver
> a armar un resumen en espanol...
>
> abrazos,
> timo
>
>
> --- Libertinus Yomango <libertinus at riseup.net> wrote:
>
>> Timo, por favor, envia el pedido en otro idioma,
>> aunque sea un resumen
>> en castellano.
>>
>> Creo que por eso tardo en tomarse en cuenta.
>>
>> saludos
>>
>> Libertinus
>> Uruguay
>>
>> Quoting timox timox <tirochueco at yahoo.com>:
>>
>> >
>> > Hi Folks, Hola a tod at s,
>> > Not to pressure, just hoping that the discussion
>> about
>> > the Guatemala proposal can develop quickly as the
>> FSA
>> > begins in about 10 days.
>> >
>> > Things continue to move forward in Guatemala.
>> Thus
>> > far 2 spaces have been guaranteed after serious
>> > negotiations with the FSA organizing committee.
>> The
>> > big sticking point has been the internet, that has
>> > been confirmed as a ridiculously high cost of
>> Q12,000
>> > ($1666.00 usd) for 7 days by a local firm.
>> Including
>> > a techie from the business.  This cost does not
>> > include the network or anything like.  Comppa and
>> > others with work to install that network.  The FSA
>> > organizers have committed to cover a minimal
>> amount of
>> > that internet cost Q1500 ($208usd) but the IMC
>> > organizers are constantly negotiating for a larger
>> > commitment  from the FSA.
>> >
>> > AMARC Guate is trying to get funding for the
>> space,
>> > Rigts Action has made a minimal commitment, and
>> > partial funding to the Other Cooperative for some
>> > printing materials has been achieved.
>> >
>> > Please let me know if there is any other
>> information
>> > that we provide to facilitate an open discussion
>> about
>> > this proposal.
>> >
>> > In Solidaridad,
>> >
>> > Timo
>> >
>> > CMI Chiapas
>> > COMPPA
>> > If there is
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > --- ksimpson at ihug.co.nz wrote:
>> >
>> >> Hi. Aotearoa Indymedia Collective is in favour of
>> >> this funding application
>> >> being approved.
>> >> Best wishes
>> >> Ken
>> >> AIM representative on IMC-Finance
>> >>
>> >> On Mon, 15 Sep 2008 15:58:47 -0700 (PDT), timox
>> >> timox
>> >> <tirochueco at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> >> > Hola hola, Hey Folks,
>> >> >
>> >> > Timo here from Indy Chiapas.  Been a long time
>> >> since I
>> >> > have been active on this list, for years I've
>> been
>> >> > following the traffic.  Anyway, sorry for the
>> >> silence
>> >> > and here goes a proposal on behalf of Indy
>> >> Guatemala.
>> >> >
>> >> > Yes, officially on the indymedia list,
>> indymedia
>> >> > guatemala does not exist.  Yet in reality,
>> there
>> >> has
>> >> > been an active collective in Guatemala working
>> as
>> >> > indymedia on and off for the last five years,
>> >> using a
>> >> > category on the indymedia chiapas page:
>> >> >
>> >> > http://guatemala.mediosindependientes.org
>> >> >
>> >> > This group over the last eight months has been
>> >> greatly
>> >> > strengthened by several small groups meeting
>> >> regularly
>> >> > and re-organizing from several distinct
>> >> departments in
>> >> > Guatemala.  This is a process that from Indy
>> >> Chiapas
>> >> > we have accompanied quite closely (as well as
>> >> other
>> >> > similar processes in the MesoAmerican region).
>> >> >
>> >> > For the last two months the indy guate
>> collective
>> >> has
>> >> > begun organizing around the World Social Forum
>> of
>> >> the
>> >> > Americas (FSA), to be held Oct 7-12 in
>> Guatemala
>> >> City.
>> >> >  The are by far and away the most organized of
>> all
>> >> of
>> >> > the groups working on distinct issues in Guate
>> >> around
>> >> > the FSA.  They are in direct negotiations with
>> the
>> >> > event organizers and have made a fair amount of
>> >> > headway securing spaces in the San Carlos
>> >> University
>> >> > to host the IndyMedia space.
>> >> >
>> >> > The vision is to promote an active space prior
>> to
>> >> and
>> >> > during the FSA that permits community, Mayan,
>> >> > independent and autonomous media makers to
>> work,
>> >> > covering the events of the FSA as well as
>> drawing
>> >> much
>> >> > needed attention to the increasingly repressive
>> >> and
>> >> > violent reality in which Guatemalan's are
>> >> currently
>> >> > living.
>> >> >
>> >> > I am attaching (in Spanish) the proposal that
>> >> group
>> >> > defined as necessary for providing an Indymedia
>> >> space
>> >> > for the FSA that may house up to or more than
>> 400
>> >> > independent media makers.
>> >> >
>> >> > Of the total budget that Indymedia Guatemala is
>> >> > searching for they are requesting $1500.00 US
>> from
>> >> the
>> >> > indy network as a means to provide the space
>> and
>> >> > training required.  Those funds will be used
>> for:
>> >> >
>> >> > Paper and ink for the Printing press (one of
>> the
>> >> > participating collectives has a press and will
>> >> donate
>> >> > the use of the printer)
>> >> > Internet (The university at present is not
>> >> > guaranteeing internet access to the FSA)
>> >> > Consumables:  minidiscs, minidv, cassettes,
>> dvd's,
>> >> > batteries
>> >> > Materials for Credentials
>> >> > Coffee, from local organized cooperatives.
>> >> >
>> >> > The importance of this indymedia space is such
>> >> that
>> >> > there is an excellent opportunity not only to
>> >> provide
>> >> > alternative coverage of this event but rather
>> to
>> >> > inject the debate about independent,
>> alternative,
>> >> > community, and indigenous media into a much
>> needed
>> >> > National spotlight and debate in Guatemala.
>> >> >
>> >> > Thanks for you time in considering this
>> proposal.
>> >> >
>> >> > Mil gracias por considerar esta propuesta y
>> >> saludos a
>> >> > todas!!!
>> >> >
>> >> > Timo
>> >> >
>> >> > Indy Chiapas
>> >> >
>> >> > COMPPA
>> >>
>>
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