The organizing committee for the “jTatic Samuel jCanan Lum Recognition” reported on 15 November their proposals as candidates to receive this award in 2014. The persons and collectives which are to receive the recognition in 2014 include:
The Migrant Home “Home of the Wandering jTatic Samuel Ruiz García of Pakal-na,” based in the Palenque, Chiapas.
The Ecumenical Group of Organic Farming of Pablo L. Sidar, based in Chicomuselo, Chiapas.
Fray Tomás Gonzales Castillo, responsible for the “72” migrant home in Tenosique, Tabasco.
The award ceremony will take place on 21 January in San Cristóbal de Las Casas to mark the anniversaries of the death and ordination of jTatic Samuel Ruiz García.
For more information (in Spanish):
Tres distinciones jCanan Lum para el 2014 (24 de diciembre de 2013)
For more information from SIPAZ (in English):
Chiapas: Launch of call for 2014 jTatic Samuel Jcanan Lum (31 de enero de 2013)