Esta publicación es producto del esfuerzo de la comunidad de la Red Global de Empoderamiento Jurídico por adentrarse en aprendizajes e intercambios más profundos a nivel regional. Partiendo de las experiencias de los miembros de nuestra red, las siguientes páginas representan una rica exploración de las estrategias de empoderamiento jurídico desarrolladas en América Latina a través de cinco temas clave: hábitat y derecho a la ciudad, derecho a la salud, justicia ambiental, derechos de la población migrante, y género y diversidad.
A través de 6 artículos de diagnóstico y 13 casos de estudio en los que han participado más de 25 autores/as y una multitud de organizaciones de la región, el libro ofrece conocimiento práctico sobre los desafíos globales más urgentes y espinosos en materia de justicia. De este modo, sirve como una contribución inestimable al campo del empoderamiento jurídico.
Juntos, estos casos y reflexiones ofrecen una mirada hacia la experiencia humana colectiva que reside en el centro de nuestro trabajo. Nos dan esperanza de que nuestro objetivo final es alcanzable: a pesar de los obstáculos podemos hacer de la justicia una realidad para todas y todos. Esperamos que las historias de valentía e innovación en estas páginas allanen el camino para que muchas otras personas sigan sus pasos.
This publication is a product of the effort by the Legal Empowerment Network community to engage in deeper regional learning and sharing. Drawn from the experiences of our network members, it is a rich exploration of legal empowerment strategies developed in Latin America across five key themes: habitat and right to the city, right to health, environmental justice, rights of migrant populations, and gender and diversity.
Through 6 analysis articles and 13 case studies -to which a large group of organizations and more than 25 authors have contributed-, the publication offers practical insight on how to address some of the world’s most urgent and intractable justice challenges. In so doing, it serves as an invaluable contribution to the field.
Together, these cases offer a glimpse into the collective human experience at the heart of our work. They give us hope that our ultimate goal is achievable: that no matter the obstacles, we can make justice a reality for all. May the stories of courage and innovation in these pages pave a path for many others to follow.
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