News & Updates

Large scale logging of Rosewood in the Sarstoon Temash National Park, SATIIM’s rangers report

rosewood

Thirty eight Rosewood flitches were found on the Bank of the Sarstoon River inside the national park. Significant amounts were located further away. The rangers did not extract the logs because of safety reason. The locations of the operations a...

Finance and Administration Manager – Position available immediately

Position available immediately Finance and Administration Manager SATIIM is an indigenous community-based organization, which promotes and protects the rights of Indigenous Peoples and ...

Justice Arana hears SATIIM and Maya communities challenge to Government of Belize’s oil contract with US Capital

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Friday October 25th, 2013: The Sarstoon Temash Institute for Indigenous Management (SATIIM) and the four Maya Q’eqchi communities’ case concluded on Wednesday October 23rd, 2013, before Supreme Court Justice Michelle Arana.  SAT...

Belize Forest Quilt from Midway being shown at UN Headquarters

Belize Quilt

A quilt made by 19 women of Midway village, showing animals of the rainforest is being shown at UN Headquarters as part of International Women's Day. Here are profiles of the Midway artists: ...

Guatemalan Navy Aggression in Belizean waters

Guatemalan Navy Aggression

Tuesday October 9th, an entourage of SATIIM board members and staff travel to GrahamCreek by boat. Upon approaching the Sarstoon River around 9:30 am, SATIIM (vessel Tol-0035) continued its journey by taking the North side of the Sarstoon River,...