Category: People

The Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Chris Pesenti

The Mexico Report presents a hero-a-day in December.  Meet one of the 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico, Chris Pesenti. La Paz, Baja California Sur “Chris has been working in Northwest Mexico for over 11 years always striving for an efficient…

The Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Tricia Pohlman

The Mexico Report presents a hero-a-day in the month of December.  A year in review, meet one of the 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico, Tricia Pohlman. Mexico City, Mexico “For far too long Mexico has received one-sided news coverage painting…

2014 International Women’s Conference, We Move Forward, Set for March 7-9 in Isla Mujeres

We Move Forward 2014, the third Annual International Women’s Conference has been set for March 7-9, 2014 in Isla Mujeres, Mexico. The 3-day event celebrates women through workshops, speakers, yoga, dance and more, focusing on body, mind and soul. This year,…

Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Jose Carlos Leon Vargas and Aurelia Annino of Oaxaca

Showcasing a hero-a-day from The Mexico Report’s 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico: Website: http://www.si-kanda.org “Jose Carlos and Aurelia started Sikanda in 2009 and have been working 24/7 to transform the lives of the city’s trash pickers, building eco houses, capacitating…

Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Gina Machorro of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca

A year in review, meet the 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico: Gina Machorro Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca “Gina Machorro, has been dubbed “The Information Goddess” of Puerto Escondido as she created and has been maintaining (from her own resources) a public…

The Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Pete Noll

  The Mexico Report presents The 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Pete Noll Oaxaca, Oaxaca Website: http://www.puentemexico.org/peterunspittsburgh2013.php  “Pete Noll’s involvement in Latin American began as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guatemala from 1998-2000, from there he went on to work…