Felipe Díaz Ramos
HRD, Maya Ch'orti' Authority
Maya Ch'orti' Indigenous Council of Olopa
"Don Felipe" is an indigenous Maya Ch'orti' authority and defender of the collective rights of the indigenous peoples of the community of Carrizal in the municipality of Olopa, department of Chiquimula. Don Felipe is a member of the Maya Ch'orti' Indigenous Council of Olopa, which is an ancestral and indigenous organisation that defends the land and territory from extractive economic activities, claims and promotes under its own autonomy the individual and collective rights of the Maya Ch'orti' people.