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One World Film Festival

Education in Action partners, Inter Pares and Mining Watch are co-sponsoring the opening film at the One World Film Festival this Thursday, September 29, 2016, on the story of Rigoberta Menchú Tum, winner of the 1992 Nobel Peace prize and Mayan peace activist in Guatemala.


Applications for the 2017 Expedition to Guatemala

Education in Action is now in the process of organizing the next delegation to Guatemala. The project is tentatively scheduled to run from March 2-16, 2017. You will find further information in the document link to the application form below. If you interested, we invite you to complete and return the application to

EIA 2017 Project Applications
C/O Janet St. Jean
233 Gilmour Street
Ottawa, ON
K2P 0P1

Applications should be submitted before November 4, 2016.

Click HERE to download the Guatemala 2017 Application Form.


CCDA Dedicates School to Roberto

With funding and an expedition team of volunteers from Education in Action, the CCDA built a school the village of Ixoloc San Pedrito. This is a presentation that Leocadio gave to the agriculture secretary on the opening of the school which the CCDA dedicated to Roberto Miranda. Click HERE to view the presentation.


Education in Action Gift Cards

The 2013 Education in Action gift cards are available for purchase at $10.00 for a packet of 8. Just email edu.in.action@gmail.com and ask for them.