Elva Alicia Gómez Mendoza
Ashoka commemorates and celebrates the life and work of this deceased Ashoka Fellow.
This description of Elva Alicia Gómez Mendoza's work was prepared when Elva Alicia Gómez Mendoza was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1993.
Elva Gomez is training citizens to understand the evolving international consensus on human rights and to recognize and prevent human rights violations through a network of citizens' organizations that is spreading from the state of Chihuahua into the rest of Mexico.
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